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Courgetti with Avocado Pesto

I bought a spiralizer a few months ago, and I have to say I love it. Sure it looks like a guillotine, and so far I have only spiralized carrots and courgettes, but I still love it. I have many dreams of salads and fancy deep dishes made from myriad stringed vegetables, but so far I have not achieved those. But I have mastered the courgetti– and many delicious sauces to go with it. This week I had it as a post-gym dinner, so I chose to supplement my courgetti with some regular ol’ spaghetti. I know it’s unorthodox, and some health food bloggers might want my head for it, but whattyagonnado? I fancied some carbs- and after the gym is when I have them. I did keep it on fleek with my delicious avocado pesto though. If you are unfamiliar with this delicious and healthy variety of the Italian staple, you have been missing out. The avocado replaces the vast amounts of oil that conventional pesto requires, and ads a subtle richness to it. …