1.5|cup|Shelled Walnut Halves|shelled walnut halves.jpg|300.0
2.0|lb|Swiss Chard|swiss chard.jpg|908.0
4.0|tbsp|Walnut Oil|Walnut Oil.jpg|56.72
5.0|pc|Shallots Peeled And Minced|shallots peeled and minced.jpg|375.0
4.0|clove|Garlic Peeled And Minced|flakes garlic crushed.jpg|20.0
0.0|as required|freshly ground Black Pepper|ground pepper.jpg|20.0
1.0|lb|Dried Linguine|dried linguine.jpg|0
0.5|lb|Port-salut Or Other Semisoft Cheese Coarsely Grated|Reggiano Cheese grated.jpg|227.0
Place walnuts in a single layer in a large skillet.
Toast over medium heat, turning once, for 10 minutes.
Trim chard leaves, discarding tough stems.
Coarsely chop leaves and set aside.
Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-low heat.
Add shallots and garlic and cook, stirring occasionally, until shallots are soft, about 12 minutes.
Add chard, season with salt and pepper, and cook, stirring, until chard has wilted, about 5 minutes.
Meanwhile, cook pasta in a large pot of boiling salted water until al dente, about 10 minutes.
Drain, reserving about 1/4 cup of the cooking water.
Add pasta and reserved cooking water to chard mixture.
Stir in cheese and walnuts, adjust seasoning, and serve!