Spaghetti with Shrimp and Roasted Red Peppers

Spaghetti ai Gamberi e Peperoni Arrosto

Preparation info
  • Serves


    • Difficulty


    • Ready in

      1 hr

Appears in
The Classic Pasta Cookbook

By Giuliano Hazan

Published 1993

  • About

Roasted peppers add a wonderful deep flavor to this luscious shrimp sauce.


  • 2 red peppers
  • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • ½ teaspoon


  1. Roast the red peppers over an open flame or under the broiler until the skin is charred on all sides. Place them in a plastic bag and tie it shut. After about 20 minutes take the peppers out, cut them in half, remove the core and scrape away the skin and the seeds. Do not rinse them or try to peel them under running water or you’ll wash away the flavor. Cut the peppers i