"I would like to find a stew that will give me heartburn immediately, instead of at three o'clock in the morning."--John Barrymore

Rigatoni with Roasted Sweet Peppers Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Rigatoni with Roasted Sweet Peppers, by , is from Family Traditions, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Aunt Gloria
Added: Friday, August 8, 2008


5 meaty red serve peppers
3 tablespoons olive oil
4 whole garlic cloves, peeled
1 pound Rigatoni pasta
4 Tablespoons butter
15 small or 20 large leaf fresh basil leaves.
Important to have fresh basil
2/3 cup Parmesan grated cheese

Peel peppers by charring them on a grill or
on a gas burner. Place in a tightly closed
paper bag until all peppers are charred.
Peel away the skin. Cut into strips1 /2" wide
Cut strips in half to shorten them.
Saute garlic in olive oil, when light brown,
remove garlic and discard it , put peppers in
pan cook at a lively heat for about 10 minutes. Salt liberally. Turn off heat. Bring water boil, add salt and when water comes back to a boil put in the pasta.
Meanwhile, melt butter, set aside. Rinse
basil leaves in cold water, gently on paper
towels. Tear into smaller pieces with your
hands. When pasta is cooked al dente, drain very
well, place in a warm serving bowl. Add the
peppers, all of the oil from the pan, melted
butter, basil, and the grated cheese--
toss well and serve immediately. Buon
Recipe from Marcella Hazan.




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!