Creamy Fettuccine Avocado Pasta

Growing tired of the same spaghetti bolognese & pasta choices? Here’s a quick and easy pasta dish for anyone to whip up at home, with a delightful taste that on par with your favourite restaurants! With a rich, creamy avocado sauce and a strong garlic base. Better yet, it takes only 15-20 minutes from prep to table – are you ready to try?!

15 mins



Creamy Fettuccine Avocado Pasta


  • 200-250gms Fettuccine pasta
  • 1 Pot water (approx 2L) with 1 teaspoon salt to boil pasta
  • 1-2 garlic cloves – the bigger the better!
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil leaves
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice – add until the taste is right
  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 New Zealand Hass avocado
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • Pinch of sea salt & Ground black pepper for taste
  • Garnish options – black olives, pepper, chilli & basil leaves


Pasta –
1. Firstly, bring the pot of water to boil & add the pasta – it should boil for 5 minutes, but check your pack for advice
2. Check the pasta is cooked through to your liking and drain, then replace back to the pot.

Sauce –
3. Prepare the sauce whilst the pasta is cooking. Using a food processor for the best smooth and consistent texture, add the garlic and basil blending to a fine mince.
4. Add the lemon juice, oil, avocado and finally 1 tbls water and process until smooth. It should blend to a nice consistency or you can add oil if it is too thick. Season the dish with a light pinch of salt & pepper for taste.

Combine –
5. Now add the sauce back to the pasta and stir in the pot.
Tip: If the dish has cooled, add a little heat to the pot as you stir in.

6. Garnish with pepper, olives, chilli and fresh basil leaves.