Real Italian Linguine with Clam Sauce

Dennis Romanini


This is clam sauce that my aunt made for me at her house in Sicily fresh, fast and delicious. WOW

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2 people
5 Min
10 Min
Pan Fry


5 oz
olive oil, extra virgin
4 clove
10 slice
cherry tomatoes
10 oz
clam juice
fresh clams in the shell
pinch of red pepper to taste
3 sprig(s)
flat leaf parsley
1/2 lb
dry linguine
1 tsp


1Boil pasta till very Al Dente. Heat xvoo enough to cover bottom of pan till almost smoking drop cherry tomatoes sliced in half into hot oil to flash fry stir for one minute drop in smashed garlic cloves and red pepper flakes or a fresh chopped hot pepper.
2Cook till cloves start to brown slightly one minute,
do not burn. Add the clam juice, cook till boiling add clams cook till open. Remove most clams from shells put back in the sauce save a couple in shell for garnish.
3Take the drained al dente pasta and finish it in the sauce constantly whipping and stirring to release the starch in the pasta. This will give you a naturally creamy sauce. Add one teaspoon butter, tear parsley last minute and drop in sauce. Plate and enjoy. When in Sicily do as the Sicilians do.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy
Hashtags: #FRESH, #fast delicious