Pasta has a reputation for being a heavy, carb-overloading, cheat-meal. But, it doesn’t have to be! This light, refreshing dish breaks through the confines of pasta barriers. It will leave you satisfied, but not overly stuffed!
Pasta Puttana‘s Fiery Red Chile handcut tagliatelle (Spinach pasta is a tasty substitute. Just add crushed red pepper flakes or chili pepper paste to get the kick!)
2 tbsp. freshly squeezed lemon juice
2 tbsp. extra virgin olive oil
Freshly cut arugula
Salt & pepper to taste
Chiffonade your fresh arugula
Follow the package directions to boil the pasta. Fresh pasta cooks quickly!
In a small prep bowl, whisk together the lemon juice, olive oil, salt & pepper.
In a serving bowl, gently combine the pasta, arugula, and dressing.