Del Ugo Gluten Free Organic Chickpea Spaghetti

If I had to name my top 5 gluten free products, Del Ugo’s Gluten Free Chickpea Spaghetti would be right in  there.

Why? Where shall I start…..

  • High in soluble fibre
  • High in protein
  • Organic
  • Made with free range eggs
  • Low GI
  • Cooks from fresh in 6 minutes
  • Can be frozen
  • Cooks from frozen in 7 (yep, SEVEN) minutes
  • My local Waitrose sells it for £1.59 (a true bargain)

When cooked I think this gluten free chick pea spaghetti tastes better than regular pasta. It has a lovely nutty taste and the pasta holds together really well. Each pack contains two spaghetti nests and I find this more than enough for 2 people.  I love it with some green pesto stirred in and a good grating of Parmesan, a fresh tomato sauce or today I ate with roasted veggies and Piquillo Pepper & Chilli Pesto I found in Waitrose

Have you tried a good gluten free spaghetti? Would love to hear if you have.

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6 Comments

  1. September 6, 2011 / 10:46 am

    thanks for this. just got some and will cook it tonite. have you tried Biofair rice & quinoa fusilli? YUM!

    • September 6, 2011 / 7:45 pm

      Thanks, I haven’t tried that brand of pasta but I’ll look out for it. I’m a bit of a fan of the Hale and Hearty quinoa and rice pasta.

      • September 7, 2011 / 9:59 am

        For the chickpea spaghetti, I sautéed: garlic, spring onions, organic chicken breast, courgette, mushrooms, tomatoes …and mixed it in with the pasta. Salt, pepper, a bit of pesto, parmesan. Side of steamed kale & broccoli, which I ended up tossing into the pasta too. Delicious!!

  2. April 13, 2012 / 2:18 pm

    Can you still find the Del Ugo product above? We can’t, having looked in Waitrose and online at Ocado. However, they seem to make a chickpea fusili instead.

    • April 15, 2012 / 6:30 pm

      Yes, I think you’re right. I checked the Dell Ugo website and only the chickpea fusilli is listed. I’ve emailed the company and will update this blog post when I hear back from them. Hopefully this will be stocked at Waitrose and Ocado. Luckily I still have a packet of the chickpea spaghetti in my freezer!

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