Dec 12, 2012 2:20 PM by Carlos Calderon / Ian Cross
TUCSON - Today on News 4 Cooks at Noon, Carlos Calderon, Executive Chef at North Fattoria Italiana, stopped by to make Mafaldine Shrimp Pasta. Here's the recipe:
Mafaldine Shrimp Pasta
Mafaldine Pasta - 5 ounces
Garlic (sliced thin in garlic oil) 1 tbsp.
Burro Fusso 1 fl. oz.
Calabrian Chili (blended) ½ tsp.
Fennel (shaved) 1 ounce
Rock Shrimp 3.5 oz.
Acqua Pazza 6 fl. oz.
Kosher Salt 1 pinch
Basil & Mint Blend (chopped) 1 tbsp.
Basil Leaves (chiffonade) 1 tsp.
Fennel Pollen 1 pinch
Lemon Oil 2 tsp.
1. Using the small sauce pot combine garlic, oil, butter, chili, fennel & shrimp. Sauté together over high.
2. Heat until fennel begins to get tender and shrimp starts to curl.
3. Add the Acqua Pazza and simmer together for 2 minutes, season with salt & basil-mint mixture.
4. Add the cooked pasta to the sauce and sauté together. Simmer for an additional minute.
5. Taste for seasoning, place pasta in the center of pasta bowl, finish pasta with basil, fennel and lemon oil.