Linguine con Cicale di Mare e Zucchine

Linguine with Mantis Shrimp and Courgette

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Preparation info

  • Serves:

    4

    • Difficulty

      Medium

    • Ready in

      55 min

Appears in

4 Grosvenor Square

4 Grosvenor Square

By Danilo Cortellini

Published 2016

  • About

Mantis shrimp is the translation for this lovely shellfish but I bet not many people have heard of it in the UK! It is very common in the Mediterranean area, and goes by a number of names depending upon where you are in Italy... canocchie, pannocchie, cicale, sparnocchia and so on! I don’t mind what you call it, I just hope you adore this fish as much as I do.

With incredibly sweet, delicate and soft meat, they can be a pain to clean but once the job is done the cicale