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Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto

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Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto

Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto - Vegetarian whole-grain pasta with a strong herbal aroma

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467
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30 min.
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easy
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Ingredients

for 4 servings
2 ounces
ground almonds
1 piece
Parmesan cheese (about 20 grams)
14 ounces
1 bunch
Wild garlic (about 100 grams)
2 tablespoons
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Kitchen utensils

1 Plate, 1 Non-stick pan, 1 Slotted spatula, 1 Cutting board, 1 Large knife, 1 Small knife, 1 Grater, 1 Salad spinner, 1 deep bowl, 1 Immersion blender, 1 Pot (with lid), 1 Sieve, 1 Tablespoon, 1 Small bowl, 1 Wooden spoon

Preparation steps

Step 1/7
Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto preparation step 1

In a pan over medium heat, dry toast almonds until golden brown. Transfer to a plate and let cool.

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Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto preparation step 2

Finely grate Parmesan cheese.

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Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto preparation step 3

Cook spaghetti in boiling salted water according to package directions until al dente.

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Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto preparation step 4

Meanwhile, rinse and dry wild garlic. Set some small leaves aside for garnish and cut remainder into small strips.

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Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto preparation step 5

In a high vessel, puree wild garlic strips, 2 tablespoons water, almonds, grated Parmesan cheese and olive oil with an immersion blender. Season pesto with salt and cayenne pepper.

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Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto preparation step 6

Reserve 6 tablespoons of cooking water from spaghetti. Drain spaghetti in a sieve and rinse with hot water.

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Spaghetti with Wild Garlic and Almond Pesto preparation step 7

Add spaghetti back to the pot and mix with wild garlic pesto and reserved cooking water. Garnish with reserved wild garlic leaves and serve.

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