Main Dishes

Linguini in Red Clam Sauce

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I was so excited to see fresh clams at the fish counter today. Immediately I thought of my dad. He loves Linguini in Clam Sauce. Cherry tomatoes are in season so I decided to combine the best of both worlds. Serve with a green or Caesar salad and you'll make everyone very happy.

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3 pounds live clams in their shells, scrubbed
3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
1 tablespoon anchovy paste
1 pint cherry tomatoes
1 onion, finely chopped
4 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
2 stems oregano,leaves stripped and chopped
1/4 cup minced fresh parsley
1 cup dry white wine
3 tablespoons of butter
8-10 basil leaves torn
black pepper
Bring water to a boil for the pasta and season it with enough salt to taste like sea water. Cook the pasta until it is almost al dente. While the water is coming to a boil, heat the olive oil in a large pot...
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Nutritions

Calories
575

Sodium
406mg
16% DV

Fat
28g
44% DV

Protein
43g
86% DV

Carbs
25g
8% DV

Fiber
6g
25% DV