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Spaghetti With Scallion Tomato And Herb Sauce

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Here's a mouthwatering Spaghetti With Scallion Tomato And Herb Sauce recipe for you which is also really simple to make. This makes a great main dish recipe and will certainly bag you a lot of compliments. Roll up your sleeves and try this yummy Spaghetti With Scallion Tomato And Herb Sauce recipe.
Ingredients
  Round scallions 1 3⁄4 Pound
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), finely chopped
  Bouquet garni 1
  Extra virgin olive oil 6 Tablespoon
  Ripe tomatoes 1⁄2 Pound, skinned and seeded
  Red chili peppers 2
  Spaghetti 12 Ounce
  Salt To Taste
Directions

GETTING READY
1 Trim the scallions, remove and discard the outer layer.
2 Cut off the leaves, and slice the bulbs into very thin rings.

MAKING
3 In a large enameled cast iron fireproof casserole dish, put the scallions with the chopped garlic, the bouquet garni, and the olive oil.
4 Sweat over low heat, uncovered, for 20 minutes.
5 Remove and discard the bouquet garni.
6 Chop the tomato flesh coarsely; use drained canned tomatoes if preferred.
7 Remove the stalk and seeds from the chili peppers and chop the flesh finely.
8 Add the tomatoes and chili to the scallions along with a pinch of salt and cook gently for another 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
9 Remove from the heat.
10 In a large pot, bring salted water to a boil.
11 Cook the spaghetti until just tender, but still a bit crisp; reserving 1/2 cup of the cooking water when you drain it.
12 Add the spaghetti to the scallion mixture, together with the reserved hot water.
13 Stir briefly over low heat to coat the spaghetti.

SERVING
14 Serve hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Boiled
Ingredient: 
Pasta
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
45 Minutes
Ready In: 
55 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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