Cherry Tomato-Lemon Spaghetti
3 pints cherry tomatoes, halved
1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
1 large shallot, sliced thin
1 teaspoon kosher salt
4 garlic cloves, minced
2 anchovies, finely chopped
1 tablespoon lemon zest
1/3 cup lemon juice, freshly squeezed
1 teaspoon pepper, freshly ground
2 teaspoons red pepper flakes
1 pound dried spaghetti
1 1/2 cups fresh basil, torn
1 cup Parmesan cheese, shaved
NanoBond 3.5qt Essential Pan
NanoBond 8qt Stockpot
Products to Use
Boil a stockpot of salted water then cook the spaghetti to al dente according to package instructions.
While the water boils, add the olive oil to a 3.5 Qt pan and warm. Add the shallots, salt and cook over low heat until they just begin to soften (4-5 minutes). Add the garlic, anchovies and cook for 2 minutes. Add the pepper, pepper flakes, lemon zest and lemon juice, raise heat to medium and cook for 3 minutes.
Add the tomatoes and mix to combine.
Turn off the heat, then add cooked pasta to the tomato mixture (don’t drain the pasta, let some water come with it into the tomato mixture). Toss to combine, then add the shaved Parmesan and basil. Serve and enjoy!
Delicious served with fresh or toasted French stick or ciabatta.