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Christmas Eve Pasta

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Here’s my newest recipe video on pasta e alici, a traditional tomato-based pasta sauce my grandma serves on Christmas Eve. It’s delicious and simple to make. Best of all, it’s a very inexpensive meal that will feed a lot of people. Hope you enjoy. Happy Holidays!
Ingredients
  Tri colour rotini 2 Cup (32 tbs), cooked (gluten free)
  Anchovies 60 Gram (1 can)
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon
  Crushed tomatoes 1 Can (10 oz)
  Olives 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), sliced (black)
  Fresh parsley 1 Teaspoon (or dried)
  Oregano/Basil 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Pignoli nuts 2 Tablespoon
Directions

MAKING
1. In a pan, heat olive, add in the anchovies and cook until the anchovy melts.
2. Add in the crushed tomatoes and olives reserving about 2 tablespoons, and cook for 5 to 10 minutes stirring constantly.
3. Add in the herb and mix well.
4. Put in the pasta and toss well until the pasta gets well coated with sauce.

SERVING
5. Place the pasta in serving plate, sprinkle reserved olive on top and serve.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Simmering
Occasion: 
Christmas
Ingredient: 
Rotini
Restriction: 
Low Cholesterol
Interest: 
Healthy
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Looking for an exotic pasta recipe that will please everyone's taste buds? Then watch this video by HollyPinaFore and learn to make traditional Italian Holiday pasta in an easy and hassle free way.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 1588 Calories from Fat 587

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 65 g100.5%

Saturated Fat 7.9 g39.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 36 mg12%

Sodium 1339.2 mg55.8%

Total Carbohydrates 199 g66.4%

Dietary Fiber 20.9 g83.5%

Sugars 8.2 g

Protein 49 g97.8%

Vitamin A 60% Vitamin C 57.6%

Calcium 31.8% Iron 84.2%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Christmas Eve Pasta Recipe Video