Hello, again, it's me. And again, I'm thinking of bridges, the lovely early spring wild leeks.
This is the problem with ultra seasonal ingredients-you have to vigorously cook them, when they are about to dairy every short season, every ramp-eye (or soft shell crab-eye or maize-eye).
Simple Ramp Pasta
A simple, ultra-seasonal paste ramp. A simple pasta.
- Render: 6 individuals
- 10 minutes Prep Time
- Fifteen minutes cook time
- 25 minutes Maximum Time
- 1 pound ramps cleaned and trimmed (you got more? use more)
- 3 tablespoons olive oil plus more for serving
- Kosher salt to taste
- Freshly ground pepper to taste
- 1 pound linguine or other long pasta
- ½ cup dry white wine
- 2 cups low-sodium or vegetable broth
- ½ teaspoon red pepper flakes to taste
- ½ cup heavy or whipping cream
- ½ cup freshly grated Parmesan plus more to serve
- Break the stairs, half crosswise, into separate sections and separate whites and greens. Chop the bulbs very roughly and leave a few big sections. The leaves are very rough, most of the greens are left in large pieces.
- Heat the olive oil over medium heat in a large bowl. Add white bubbles and sauté for around 8 minutes with salt and potatoes. Then add the leaves and skim all for 5 or 6 minutes until the ramps are tender.
- Carry a large pot of water to a boil in the meantime. Add a decent amount of salt when it comes to boiling. Remove pasta cook only until al dente, according to package directions. Transfer the pasta into the pot shortly before boiling, 1 couch of the cooking water.
- Switch the heat up when the ramps are tender, then add the white wine and blend to half reduce the wine and deglaze the bowl. Scrub the ramps and rest of the wine with the drained pasta into the pot and heat it high. Add broth, flakes of red pepper, and half a cup of cooking water. Mix and sprinkle until there is a that absorbs the pasta, then tenderize the pasta then add more cooking water when appropriate. Whenever you like. Add the heavy cream, add the cheese for a second minute, and add to the sauce, melt and mix everything warm and good.
- Serve hot and, if needed, additionally grated parm.
Nutrition Information :
Calories: 519kcal | Carbohydrates: 70g | Protein: 16g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 33mg | Sodium: 173mg | Potassium: 273mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 1691IU | Vitamin C: 9mg | Calcium: 178mg | Iron: 3mg