“Pasta Piccante”

Made with Spianata Piccante · Smoked Scamorza Cheese · Pecorino Romano 50 grs ·
Execution time
35 min


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<li><strong>1 pack of Casa Modena Spianata Calabra Piccante</strong></li>
<li>30 g red onions</li>
<li>1 small garlic clove</li>
<li>40 g olive oil</li>
<li>70 g red pepper</li>
<li>200 g sieved tomatoes</li>
<li>4-5 stems of fresh basil</li>
<li>360 g short-cut tubular pasta (for example, Mezze Maniche)</li>
<li><strong>40 g scamorza cheese</strong> (smoked mozzarella)</li>
<li><strong>50 g grated Pecorino cheese</strong> (hard cheese from sheep’s milk)</li>
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  • 1 pack of Casa Modena Spianata Calabra Piccante
  • 30 g red onions
  • 1 small garlic clove
  • 40 g olive oil
  • 70 g red pepper
  • 200 g sieved tomatoes
  • 4-5 stems of fresh basil
  • 360 g short-cut tubular pasta (for example, Mezze Maniche)
  • 40 g scamorza cheese (smoked mozzarella)
  • 50 g grated Pecorino cheese (hard cheese from sheep’s milk)
  • Salt



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Finely chop the onion and garlic and braise both lightly in olive oil. Add the
sliced paprika and fry gently for another 5 minutes, then add the sieved tomatoes and simmer for 10 minutes. Mince the basil leaves and add to the sauce, season with salt


Cook the pasta in salted water and mix with the sauce


Dice and mix the Spianata Calabra and the Scamorza cheese


Serve the pasta on plates, sprinkle with Pecorino and serve