Pasta Pomodoro

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Appears in
Peace, Love, and Pasta: Simple and Elegant Recipes from a Chef's Home Kitchen

By Scott Conant

Published 2021

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Without further ado: my greatest hit, the dish I’m asked to trot out everywhere I go. What makes my version of the most classic Italian pasta preparation so crave-able is, I think, that it’s the sum of a lot of parts treated with respect: the truly fresh tomatoes, the unhurried 45-minute cook time, and the inclusion of butter, which rounds out the acidity of the tomatoes and olive oil in the finish. (Finishing pasta with a touch of butter is a trick from restaurant kitchens that’s easy to d