Pasta with chickpeas also known in Italian as Pasta e Ceci, is a hearty meatless pasta stew that will keep you satisfied. A simple one pot meal comfort food that’s made under 30 minutes with basic ingredients.

The sauce is creamy and made without cream by blending some of the chickpeas. Simply add more or less water depending how thick you like it. This recipe is heavy on tomato however some prefer less, so you chose to your liking. You could add your own touches such as chili, anchovies, olives etc. Use a good extra virgin olive oil and be generous. You can also use the thick liquid from the chickpea cans if you prefer a thicker coating.

A great healthy quick meal when you want comfort food. Why not serve it with crusty toasted bread. Enjoy Pasta with chickpeas or Pasta e Ceci.