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Scrumptious Summer Squash Mixed With Angel Hair

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Try one of Chef Antonio's favorite dishes, with yellow and green zucchini squash, the spices of Venice, and delicious Dreamfileds Angel Hair pasta. A quick dish to prepare, it's a tasty end-of-the-Summer dish that the whole family will enjoy
  Angel hair pasta 4 Ounce
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
  Onion 1⁄2 Small
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), pressed
  Summer squash/Zucchini 2 Medium, grated
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Cayenne pepper 1 Pinch
  Grated parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

1) Bring a large pot of water to the boil.
2) Meanwhile, melt the butter in a medium saucepan. Add the onion and cook, stirring, until the onion is translucent, 5-10 minutes.
3) Put in the pinch of cayenne pepper and of salt, then add the grated zucchini and the garlic and cook over medium heat until reduced, about 8 minutes.
4) Sprinkle with pepper and a little more salt and turn the heat to low.
5) When the water is boiling, add a teaspoon of salt and the angel hair and cook according to package directions (angel hair cooks quite quickly – it will take only 2-3 minutes). Drain, reserving 1/3 cup of pasta water.
6) Add the angel hair and pasta water to the summer squash and turn the heat to high. Let the whole thing reduce, then scoop into a serving bowl

7) Sprinkle with the cheese and serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Summer squash with angel hair is the perfect recipe to make on a indoor barbecue party. However you can make this dish on outside grill also, the taste will be great. Watch the recipe video for more detail.

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 404 Calories from Fat 109

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 12 g18.9%

Saturated Fat 6.7 g33.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 29.8 mg9.9%

Sodium 446.1 mg18.6%

Total Carbohydrates 57 g19.1%

Dietary Fiber 6.3 g25.1%

Sugars 10.7 g

Protein 18 g35.4%

Vitamin A 20.8% Vitamin C 98.3%

Calcium 24% Iron 13.6%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Scrumptious Summer Squash Mixed With Angel Hair Recipe Video