Today's Flavor with Chef Nikki Shaw
Quality Time Tuesday FRESH TOMATO & BASIL ANGEL HAIR
1 pound Angel Hair pasta
½ cup olive oil
2 tablespoons fresh garlic, minced
5 cups grape tomatoes, sliced in half
¼ cup balsamic vinegar
1 cup fresh basil, chopped
½ cup parmesan cheese, grated
sea salt, to taste
cayenne pepper, to taste
1. Cook pasta as directed on package then drain. In a large skillet, heat olive oil & garlic for 2- 3 minutes. Add tomatoes to pan & cook for 5-7 minutes. Stir vinegar into tomato mixture. Add pasta to a large bowl then pour tomato mixture over pasta.
2. Add basil, parmesan, salt & pepper to pasta. Toss to thoroughly coat pasta & serve.
servings: 8 / prep time: 25 minutes / cook time: 20 minutes