Gluten-Free Pasta: Happy Earth People Chickpea Penne

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Looking for a gluten-free pasta alternative? Happy Earth People’s delicious chickpea penne is a fantastic choice for health-conscious foodies in South Africa. Made entirely from 100% pure chickpeas, this handmade pasta stands out as a high-protein, high-fiber option that not only tastes great but also keeps you feeling full for longer.

Chickpeas, the star ingredient, are naturally gluten-free, making this penne a fantastic option for those with dietary restrictions. The best part? It cooks in just 6 minutes, making it a convenient choice for your busy lifestyle. If you appreciate the nutty flavor of chickpeas, this pasta will surely delight your taste buds.

How to use this gluten-free pasta

Cooking this gluten-free pasta is a breeze. Simply add it to rapidly boiling, salted water. We recommend setting a timer from the moment the pasta hits the pot. Cook for 6-8 minutes until it reaches your preferred level of doneness. Then, pair it with your favourite sauces, vegetables, and accompaniments for a satisfying meal.

When to use

Incorporating legumes like this chickpea penne into your diet 3-4 times a week can contribute to better health. It may help prevent chronic illnesses such as heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, cancer, and weight gain, while also promoting improved gut health.

Extra info

Free from gluten, grain and nut, sugar, soya, GMOs.
100% vegan.
250g serves 4.
Happy Earth People use non-certified organically grown chickpeas and are constantly on the hunt for locally grown legumes.
Legumes are water-efficient and help keep the soil fertile and healthy.
Growing and supporting the pulse industry is not only good for you, but good for the planet too!

If you’re looking for more gluten-free pasta options, be sure to have a look-see at Happy Earth People’s chickpea fusilli as well as their delicious red lentil fusilli pasta.

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1 review for Gluten-Free Pasta: Happy Earth People Chickpea Penne

  1. Eileen Magor

    It is really great being able to eat pasta and not feel guilty.
    Thank you!

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