Lemon Pepper Linguine With
Artichoke Hearts Serves 4 to 6
Marinated artichokes and black olives top this light and lemony summer pasta dish. Lemon pepper linguine is available in most natural foods stores.

Prep Time: 5 minutes, plus 1 hour to marinate
Cooking Time: 10 minutes

1 14-ounce can artichoke hearts
1/2 cup black olives, sliced
2 tablespoons olive oil
2 tablespoons lemon juice
2 cloves garlic minced
1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper
Salt and freshly ground black pepper
1 pound lemon pepper linguine

1. Drain artichoke hearts, reserving juice. Coarsely chop artichokes and combine with 2 tablespoons reserved juice, olives, olive oil, lemon juice, garlic, red pepper, salt and pepper in a large bowl. Let stand at room temperature 1 hour.

2. Cook linguine according to package directions. Toss pasta with artichoke mixture. Serve immediately with freshly grated Parmesan cheese, if desired.