The recipe belongs to the town of Amatrice in Rome and best represented in the movie Eat Pray Love. We can never ignore a delicious pasta dish and we’re sure neither can you. Make this once and you’ll fall in love with spaghetti all over again!
Eat Pray Love Spaghetti all’Amatriciana Recipe
Sumptuous Spaghetti Recipe!
Heat a large pan filled 3/4th with water.
Bring the water to a boil and blanch the tomatoes.
Once cool enough to handle, peel the skin off the tomatoes and crush them.
Saute bacon in a pan and render the fat.
Remove the bacon and add olive oil to the pan.
Keeping the flame medium, add onions, salt and red pepper flakes.
Saute till the onions soften, add garlic and let them soften too.
Add tomatoes, salt and the bacon.
Let the sauce boil then reduce the heat, cover the pan and let it simmer till it thickens.
Boil the pasta in salted water according to the cook time on the pack.
Reserve about half a cup of the pasta water.
Heat up the sauce and add the spaghetti.
Let the spaghetti absorb the sauce and then add the reserved pasta water and continue cooking.
Once done remove from heat and toss with half a cup of the cheese and garnish with some after serving.