Recipe courtesy of David Rocco
Episode: Soups
Print
Pasta e Patate: Pasta and Potato Soup
Total:
1 hr 20 min
Prep:
20 min
Inactive:
30 min
Cook:
30 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 20 min
Prep:
20 min
Inactive:
30 min
Cook:
30 min
Yield:
4 to 6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup/50 ml extra-virgin olive oil, plus extra for drizzling
  • 4 ounces/100 g prosciutto or salami, chopped
  • 1 white onion, chopped
  • 1 celery, coarsely chopped
  • 1 carrot, coarsely chopped
  • 1 fresh chile pepper, chopped
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 2 potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 2 1/2 cups/600 ml water
  • 10 ounces/300 g tomato puree
  • 10 ounces/300 g spaghetti, broken into small pieces
  • 1/2 cup/125 ml Pecorino cheese, chopped
  • 1/2 cup/125 ml freshly grated cheese Parmigiano

Directions

Heat up extra-virgin olive oil in a deep saucepan. Add the prosciutto or salami and cook until crisp. To make the 'soffritto', add the onion, celery, carrot, chile pepper, salt, and black pepper. Saute until the onion becomes soft, and then add the potatoes. Stir to prevent the potatoes from sticking to the pan. Add the water and tomato puree.

Add the spaghetti to the pot. Mix together well and add the Pecorino cheese. Add water, a little at a time periodically and cook for a few minutes until the soup is creamy and thickened.

Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with Parmigiano cheese. Allow the soup to cool and thicken. Serve the soup at room temperature.

Categories:

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the Recipe

Gabriele's Limoncello 01:28

Gabriele shares his family recipe for a delicious summertime libation.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Potato and Beer Soup

Recipe courtesy of Susan Vu

Patatas Bravas Home Fries with Roasted Tomato Aioli

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Pasta e Fagioli Soup

Recipe courtesy of Kelsey Nixon

Totani e Patate

Recipe courtesy of David Rocco

Tuscan Bean Soup: Pasta e Sagioli alla Toscana

Recipe courtesy of Emeril Lagasse

Pasta Alla Norma: Norma's Pasta

Recipe courtesy of David Rocco

Gateau di Patate: Potato Cake

Recipe courtesy of David Rocco

Chicken Soup with Trahana (Homemade Dried Pasta)

Recipe courtesy of Cat Cora

Chicken Soup with Trahana (Homemade Dried Pasta)

Recipe courtesy of Cat Cora

So Much Pretty Food Here