3-Ingredient Boursin Cheese Pasta


This is a quick and easy side pasta dish with only need 3 ingredients! Add a protein like grilled chicken breast strips to turn it from a tasty side dish to a main course or it can be a vegetarian main.

Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
15 mins


  • 1 pound angel hair pasta

  • 1 (5.2 ounce) package garlic and herb cheese spread (such as Boursin®)

  • ¾ cup grape tomatoes, sliced (Optional)

  • chopped fresh parsley for garnish (Optional)

  • ½ cup reserved pasta water, or as needed


  1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Cook angel hair pasta in the boiling water, stirring occasionally, until tender yet firm to the bite, 5 to 7 minutes.

  2. Drain pasta, reserving 3/4 cup water ( you may not need it all).

  3. Pour 1/2 cup reserved water into sauce pan. Add Boursin cheese, whisking to combine until smooth. Add tomatoes and cook, no longer than 2 minutes. Add pasta back into the sauce. Garnish with fresh parsley.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

235 Calories
10g Fat
32g Carbs
7g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 235
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 10g 12%
Saturated Fat 6g 28%
Cholesterol 22mg 7%
Sodium 228mg 10%
Total Carbohydrate 32g 12%
Dietary Fiber 2g 7%
Protein 7g
Potassium 110mg 2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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