May 28, 2022
Live Well Club

Butternut ‘Spaghetti’ with Prosciutto and Brown Butter

Turn your pumpkin into pasta in minutes with this quick and easy Paleo recipe of butternut ‘spaghetti’ with prosciutto and brown butter.



  • 1 butternut pumpkin, peeled, halved, seeds removed
  • 1 bunch sage, leaves picked
  • 2 garlic cloves, thinly sliced
  • 4 slices prosciutto, torn into pieces
  • 1/3 cup (55g) almonds, roughly chopped, plus extra to serve
  • 60g butter, roughly chopped


  1. Preheat oven to 250°C. Using a spiraliser, mandoline or vegetable peeler, turn the pumpkin into ‘spaghetti’.
  2. Spread over a roasting pan and top with sage leaves, garlic, prosciutto and almonds. Scatter butter over the tray.
  3. Bake for 10-12 minutes until the butter is melted and a nut-brown colour and prosciutto is crisp.
  4. Toss pumpkin to coat in butter and serve with extra chopped almonds.

Courtesy of Shannon Harley,

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