Pasta risottata in salsa

Pasta risotto in a tomato sauce

Preparation info

  • Serves

    4

    • Difficulty

      Easy

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Anna Del Conte on Pasta

Anna Del Conte on Pasta

By Anna Del Conte

Published 2015

  • About

I owe this recipe to Nigella Lawson, who, in her excellent book Nigellissima, brought this method of cooking pasta to my mind. Years ago, when we were staying in a B & B high up in the wilderness of the Calabrian mountains, I had a plate of ditalini floating in a red sauce speckled with brown bits and green blobs. It looked and tasted a little different from the usual pasta, so I asked the sig