Recipes (alt.food.recipes) An alternative recipe newsgroup. For the posting and sharing of recipes.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)   Report Post  
Old 27-07-2005, 03:08 AM
Duckie
 
Posts: n/a
Default Pasta With Corn, Zucchini and Tomatoes

Pasta With Corn, Zucchini and Tomatoes
======================================
Salt and pepper
3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil, or 2 tablespoons oil and
1 tablespoon butter
1 cup corn kernels (from 2 or 3 ears)
1 cup diced zucchini or summer squash (from 2 or 3 small
vegetables)
1 medium onion or 3 or 4 shallots, diced
1/4 teaspoon minced garlic, optional
1 or 2 sprigs tarragon
4 plum or 2 large tomatoes, diced
1 pound cut pasta, like penne

1. Set a large pot of water to boil and salt it. Put 2 tablespoons
oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat and add corn. Cook,
stirring occasionally, until corn begins to brown. Add zucchini
and some salt and pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally, until
zucchini begins to brown.

2. Add onion or shallots and garlic if you are using it. Cook,
stirring occasionally, until onion softens, about 5 minutes. Add
tarragon and cook for 30 seconds, then tomatoes. Put pasta in
boiling water and cook until tender but not mushy, 10 to 15
minutes.

3. While pasta cooks continue to cook sauce, reducing heat when
tomatoes begin to break down. If sauce dries out (with plum
tomatoes, this is likely), add some pasta cooking water, about
1/2 cup at a time. When pasta is done, drain it, toss with sauce
and remaining oil or butter, and serve immediately.



Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules

Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Layered Zucchini and Tomatoes Janet Bostwick General Cooking 5 04-08-2011 01:39 PM
Zucchini Salad with Tomatoes and Basil Vinaigrette Kathy[_2_] Recipes (moderated) 0 06-07-2008 01:29 AM
Zucchini Salad with Tomatoes and Basil Vinaigrette Kathy[_2_] Recipes (moderated) 0 30-09-2007 09:13 PM
REC: Fried zucchini, green peppers and tomatoes Charles Gifford General Cooking 9 08-10-2004 11:29 PM
FRIED ZUCCHINI SQUASH AND GREEN PEPPERS WITH TOMATOES Hahabogus Diabetic 0 03-10-2004 01:50 AM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:06 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2021, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2021 FoodBanter.com.
The comments are property of their posters.
 

About Us

"It's about Food and drink"

 

Copyright © 2017