Spicy Vodka Sauce for Pasta
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celery stalks, chopped
olive oil, extra virgin
prosciutto or cooked bacon (very finely chopped)
vodka (of a quality you would drink)
canned, crushed tomatoes
oregano, dried flakes
parsley, freshly chopped
basil, dried (you can use fresh as well)
How to Make Spicy Vodka Sauce for Pasta
1In a large skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Cook onion, celery, and garlic in oil; stir until soft. Add prosciutto (or cooked bacon) and vodka. Simmer until almost all liquid is gone.
2Add tomatoes, cayenne, and herbs. Simmer for 10 minutes.
3Stir in half and half, and heat for 3 minutes.
4Meanwhile, cook pasta (of your choice--I used Penne) in boiling salted water until done. Drain. Serve sauce over noodles.
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Posted: Sun, Oct 2, 2011