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Angel Hair with Cherry Tomatoes and Basil
Makes 4-6 Servings
*1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
*2 cloves peeled garlic
*1 teaspoon red pepper flakes (or to taste)
*2 pints cherry tomatoes
*5 basil leaves
*Salt to taste
*1 package Barilla Angel Hair pasta
*1/2 cup pecorino cheese
1Heat olive oil in a skillet.
2Peel and gently press garlic. Add garlic and red pepper to skillet.
3Cut cherry tomatoes in half and tear basil into small pieces; add to skillet. Simmer for 5 minutes. Season with salt. Discard garlic cloves.
4Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and toss with the sauce. Garnish with freshly-grated pecorino cheese.
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes

Recipe courtesy of Barilla. Visit for more authentic Italian recipes and entertaining ideas.