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Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca

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  Spaghetti/Vermicelli 1 Pound (500 Grams)
  Salt To Taste
  Olive oil 20 Milliliter (1 1/2 Tablespoons)
  Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm)
  Anchovy fillets 3
  Italian plum tomatoes 14 Ounce (1 Tin, 400 Grams)
  Pitted black olives 4 Ounce (1 Cup)
  Capers 60 Milliliter (4 Tablespoons)
  Parsley 1 Tablespoon

Cook the pasta in a large saucepan of boiling salted water following the directions on the packet carefully to avoid overcooking.
While the water for the pasta is heating put the olive oil in a frying pan.
Add the finely chopped garlic and chopped anchovy fillets and cook gently until they are almost melted.
Now stir in the chopped tomatoes with their juice, the black olives and capers.
Cook for 5 minutes.
When the pasta is ready, drain it and add the sauce.
Mix well, sprinkle with chopped parsley and serve immediately.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2101 Calories from Fat 401

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 47 g72.6%

Saturated Fat 4 g19.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 18.4 mg6.1%

Sodium 3925.7 mg163.6%

Total Carbohydrates 373 g124.3%

Dietary Fiber 3.8 g15.2%

Sugars 9.3 g

Protein 77 g154.9%

Vitamin A 70.3% Vitamin C 89.6%

Calcium 74.3% Iron 98.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca Recipe