Pasta with Tomatoes and Anchovy Butter
Spaghetti in a tomato butter sauce! It’s amazing how 1 simple ingredient can elevate the flavors of a dish you always make! This is a great quick weeknight dish that can be made in under 30 minutes. In this dish, I added some anchovies to the butter until it cooked fully into the sauce and it was so amazing. Although I make this dish all the time without the anchovies, after trying it this way, I think I may stick to this version ️. My kiddos (and I) where skeptical at first but everyone really enjoyed it!
This recipe was from Bon Appetit via Google contributers.
[lt_recipe name=”Spaghetti with Tomatoes and Anchovy Butter” servings=”4-6″ prep_time=”10 MINUTES” cook_time=”20 MINUTES” total_time=”30 MINUTES” difficulty=”easy” print=”yes” image=”http://www.keepingitsimpleblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/pasta-with-tomatoes-and-anchovie-butter-225×300.jpg” ingredients=”1 lb spaghetti (1 box);4 tablespoons (½ stick) unsalted butter;1 anchovy fillets packed in oil, drained;4 garlic cloves, minced;2 pounds medium tomatoes, quartered;Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper;Chopped tender herbs (such as flat-leaf parsley and/or chives);Freshly grated Parmesan for serving” ]Cook spaghetti and then drain, making sure to reserve about ½ cup pasta cooking liquid.;Meanwhile, heat butter in a large skillet over medium heat. Cook your anchovy and garlic, until anchovies are broken down and garlic is soft, about 3-4 minutes.;Add your tomatoes and season with salt and pepper and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened, 8–10 minutes.;Toss in pasta and reserved pasta cooking liquid; cook until sauce coats pasta, about 2 minutes. Toss in herbs. Add freshly grated Parmesan and enjoy![/lt_recipe]