Lemon Spaghetti

TOTAL TIME: 18 min
Prep: 10 min
Inactive Prep: --
Cook: 8 min
 
YIELD: 6 servings
LEVEL: Easy

ingredients

  • 1 pound spaghetti
  • 2/3 cup olive oil
  • 2/3 cup grated Parmesan
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice (about 3 lemons)
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest
  • 1/3 cup chopped fresh basil leaves
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      Directions

      Cook the pasta in a large pot of boiling salted water until tender but still firm to the bite, stirring occasionally, about 8 minutes. Meanwhile, whisk the oil, Parmesan, and lemon juice in a large bowl to blend.

      Drain the pasta, reserving 1 cup of the cooking liquid. Toss the pasta with the lemon sauce, and the reserved cooking liquid, adding 1/4 cup at a time as needed to moisten. Season with salt and pepper. Garnish with lemon zest and chopped basil.

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      • on June 18, 2013

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        My wife cooked this on Fathers Day with samon and it was great.

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      • on August 14, 2011

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        Had a surprised visit from friends, prepared this dish with meyer lemon with grilled shrimps. Easy n fast but most of all delicioso!!!!!!

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