Saturday, May 3, 2014

Farfalle Aglio e Olio

Farfalle aglio e olio means Farfalle with garlic and oil, usually spaghetti is used for making this Italian pasta dish, but for a change i tried them with this bow shaped pastas. This dish said to be originate traditionally from region of Abruzzo, eventhough its quite popular all over the country. This dish is made simply by sauteeing minced or pressed garlic in olive oil, with red chilly flakes. Apart from it some chopped parsley leaves are added to this dish. Grated parmesan or pecorino cheese are used for garnishing, but according to some traditional recipes, cheese is not used in this pasta.

Pastas are kid's favourite, my kids can have pastas everyday anytime of the day, obviously while going to my monthly shopping i never forget to come back home with few kgs of different pastas. Pasta simply sauteed with veggies or served with sauces have their important place in our weekly menu.Usually this Aglio e olio goes for quarter cup of olive oil, but i used a tablespoon of olive oil and replace it with pasta cooked water.A simple, very quick pasta dish can be enjoyed with some salad or grilled meats for both lunch or dinner. After a month of blogging marathon, am running again blogging marathon for 3 days as usual and the theme of this week is Kid's delight-Fat free recipes. Check out the Blogging Marathon page for the other Blogging Marathoners doing BM#40. Sending this chivdas to Kid's Delight-Fat Free Kid's Friendly Recipes guest hosted by me, an event by Srivalli..


2cups Cooked farfalle
3nos Garlic cloves(minced)
1/4tsp Chilly flakes
Salt
1/4cup Pasta cooked water
Chopped parsley leaves
1tbsp Olive oil

Heat olive oil in a pan, add the minced garlic and saute until a nice aroma comes from.

Add the cooked farfalle, chilly flakes, saute for few minutes, add the pasta cooked water, cook everything in simmer until the water gets evaporates.


Finally add the chopped parsley leaves, toss gently.

Serve hot with salad.

25 comments:

Nandita SS said... Reply To This Comment

This pasta looks so simple Ndebele yet so hearty. Very we'll prepared priya:)

AparnaRajeshkumar said... Reply To This Comment

any thing for garlic and red chilly :D my all time favorite

Vidya Lakshmi Chandrahas said... Reply To This Comment

Simple, yummy and very interesting pasta recipe

Beulah Arun said... Reply To This Comment

Looks really yum! Kids will love this!

Sweta Biswal said... Reply To This Comment

Wow...i did not know that this recipe has a name!! I simply called it my 'Lazy pasta'. But i use some pizza seasoning instead of the parsley leaves...gives a lovely flavour!!

Suja Ram said... Reply To This Comment

Those Farfslles are damn so cute and you have shared a delicious recipe here. Too good!

Biny's Recipes said... Reply To This Comment

the name is tough bt so easy and tasty

Recipe world said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely recipe and yummy clicks!

Padmajha PJ said... Reply To This Comment

simple yet hearty dish! Good one Priya

Shweta Arora said... Reply To This Comment

Aglio e olio is one my household favs. we usually make it with spaghetti but surely this dish tastes yumm with any pasta. Love it

Varadas Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

A nice mildly flavored pasta. Sure to be a hit with pasta lovers.

Sathya Priya said... Reply To This Comment

Love this pasta ..My kid can survive with the pasta too ..Simple filling dinner .

Sarita said... Reply To This Comment

Name of the dish is very much new to me.. But simple yummy dish.

Rafeeda AR said... Reply To This Comment

beautiful pic akka... the pasta looks delicious...

Tahemeem said... Reply To This Comment

Amazing and simple recipe.. love farfalle.

Sundari Nathan said... Reply To This Comment

simple & yummy recipe :)

Eliza Lincy said... Reply To This Comment

Simple pasta dish with garlic oil and chilli. Simply divine.

Nagashree said... Reply To This Comment

Such a simple recipe, will try this.

Srivalli said... Reply To This Comment

Looks so nicely done Priya..My daughter would love this for snack!

Pavani N said... Reply To This Comment

Pasta is every kids favorite. Looks awesome.

Harini-Jaya R said... Reply To This Comment

Simple and kid friendly a perfect combo :)

Chef Mireille said... Reply To This Comment

what a simple and quick dish to complement any dish

veena krishnakumar said... Reply To This Comment

Lovely dish and great pic Priya!!

Suma Gandlur said... Reply To This Comment

Simple and yummy. I will send my daughter over to your home. She literally lives on pasta. :)

sushma said... Reply To This Comment

Looks simple yet delicious