Spaghetti with Chilli and Rocket


Preparation info

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    • Difficulty


Appears in

The Gate Easy Vegetarian Cookbook

The Gate Easy Vegetarian Cookbook

By Adrian Daniel and Michael Daniel

Published 2007

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This is a real lunchtime favourite of the chefs at The Gate, probably because it is so simple and fulfils the chilli craving...


  • spaghetti 500 g (1 lb 2 oz)
  • salt
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  1. Put the pasta in a large saucepan of boiling salted water, and cook for the specified time, usually about 8 minutes. Drain well.
  2. Meanwhile, in a large saucepan heat the oil and infuse with the chilli, garlic, and thyme for a few minutes. Add the shallot and continue to cook for 2–3 minutes. Keep stirring to prevent the chilli and garlic from burning.
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