Squid ink pasta with cherry tomatoes

Squid ink pasta with cherry tomatoes

Made with Cherry tomatoes

Mutti Cherry Tomatoes complement your food with their rich, sweet and intense flavor. They grow in southern Italy, where they are harvested and sorted carefully to maintain their incredible taste and freshness. They are perfect for fish dishes or to bring tomato flavor to your focaccias, pastas and sauces.

cooking sketch 25 min (COOK TIME: 25 min)

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  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1 large onion, finely diced
  • 4 cloves garlic thinly sliced
  • 1 long chilli, finely sliced
  • 1 cup white wine
  • 1 handful of small fresh oregano, chopped, plus extra to garnish
  • 2 g 400 tins Mutti Cherry Tomatoes
  • 2 kg pipis
  • 400 g dried squid ink fettuccini
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • Lemon wedges, to serve
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Squid ink pasta with cherry tomatoes: Method

  1. Heat 2 tablespoons of oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add onion, garlic and chilli and sauté stirring regularly for 2-3 minutes until softened. Add wine and chopped oregano and bring to boil. Cook for 3 minutes or until the liquid reduces by two-thirds. Add the Mutti Cherry Tomatoes and bring to the boil. Turn down heat to a simmer, cover with a lid and cook for 5 minutes. Remove lid and cook for a further 2 minutes, or until reduced to a sauce.
  2. Bring back to the boil over a high heat. Stir through the pipis. Cover with a lid and cook, stirring occasionally for 3-4 minutes, until pipis open. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Meanwhile, cook the fettuccini in a large saucepan of salted boiling water, until al dente. Drain and add pasta and the remaining olive oil to the pipi mixture and toss to coat.
  4. Serve immediately garnished with oregano and lemon wedges on the side.

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