Pesto Spaghetti

Cooking method:

Ninja Foodi MAX 15-in-1 SmartLid Multi-Cooker with Smart Cook System OL750
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Total time: 10 mins
  • Skill Easy
  • Serves 2 people

Pesto Spaghetti

This Pesto Pasta is an easy recipe that is perfect for weeknight meals. Spaghetti tossed in pesto sauce with a drizzle of lemon juice. Ready in just 20 minutes.

Recipe tags


  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 225g spaghetti
  • 500ml water
  • 180g pesto (store bought)
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • parmesan, to serve

Cooking mode

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  • Step 1

    Break spaghetti into half and add it to the inner pot.

  • Step 2

    Add water and olive oil.

  • Step 3

    Push the Spaghetti under the water.

  • Step 4

    Close lid of the foodi with vent in sealing position.

  • Step 5

    Press the Manual or Pressure Cook button and cook at high pressure for 4 minutes.

  • Step 6

    When it beeps, quick release the pressure manually. (Carefully slide the valve to vent).

  • Step 7

    Add the pesto. Toss to coat the spaghetti well.

  • Step 8

    Mix in the lemon juice. Garnish with Parmesan Cheese.