Spaghetti with Strawberry-Tomato Sauce

Spaghetti with Strawberry-Tomato Sauce

Here is an interesting combination for you! We selected this recipe in conjunction with our blog about our new stockist, Früt, who also sell a wide range of lovely frozen fruits. What a great way to experiment with fruit and pasta – also a nice dish for summer.

  • Servings: 4 people

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup olive oil
  • 1 tin Tomatoes
  • 1/4 tsp chilli flakes
  • 450 grams frozen strawberries you can also use fresh
  • 2 tsp Sugar this is optional
  • 240 grams Fresh Pasta Factory Spaghetti
  • 1 small red onion thinly sliced
  • 1 cup ricotta
  • salt & pepper

Instructions

  1. Heat ¼ cup oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Add tomatoes and red pepper flakes, season with salt, and cook, breaking up with a wooden spoon, until tomato juices have reduced slightly, about 3 minutes
  3. Add strawberries and sugar and cook, stirring often, until strawberries are soft and sauce is slightly thickened, about 5 minutes; let cool slightly, then pulse in a food processor to a coarse purée.
  4. Meanwhile, cook spaghetti in a large pot of boiling salted water, stirring occasionally, until al dente; drain pasta, reserving 1 cup pasta cooking liquid.
  5. Add pasta to tomato sauce along with ½ cup pasta cooking liquid and cook, tossing and adding more pasta cooking liquid as needed, until sauce coats pasta, about 2 minutes.
  6. Remove from heat, drizzle with more oil, and toss to combine. Serve pasta topped with onion, ricotta, and black pepper.