Garlic Pasta

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 30 min.


4 servings

Updated: Sep. 30, 2022
This is one of many recipes I obtained while living in France. It makes an excellent side dish.—Sandra Pichon, Slidell, Louisiana


  • 1 whole garlic bulb
  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh oregano or 4 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 pound pasta, cooked and drained


  1. Separate garlic into cloves; remove papery skins. In a large skillet over low heat, saute garlic in oil for 20 minutes or until golden brown. Remove from the heat; add parsley, oregano, salt and pepper. Toss with pasta serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

1 cup: 680 calories, 29g fat (4g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 604mg sodium, 89g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 3g fiber), 15g protein.