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Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style

Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style

Classic pasta: tagliatelle mixed with courgette "spaghetti", and like for carbonara, with a sauce of egg yolks, cream, lemon juice and fried ham.

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Last modified on: February 21th 2011

For 4 people, you will need:

How long does it take?

PreparationCookingStart to finish
35 min.18 min.53 min.
Preservation: Several days in the fridge, in a closed jar.
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Step by step recipe

1 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #1Wash 2 courgettes, dry them and cut off the ends. 5 min.
2 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #2Make courgette "spaghetti" by grating over a mandoline. 10 min.
3 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #3You should get green and white spaghetti, if they are only white, give courgette a quarter tour.

If you don't have a mandolin, you can replace "spaghetti" by small pieces.
4 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #4Boil a large pan of salted water, then add 1 chicken stock cube. 3 min.
5 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #5C cook courgettes for 2 or 3 minutes, so that they are still a bit crunchy. 3 min.
6 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #6Then cool under cold water and drain. 5 min.
7 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #7Put 2 slices smoked ham in a hot pan, without fat, for about 30 seconds to fry lightly. 1 min.
8 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #8Then cut each slice into pieces. 5 min.
9 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #9Cook 300 g tagliatelles in boiling salted water, then drain.

Pour 4 tablespoons olive oil into a large pan, heat and add tagliatelle.
8 min.
10 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #10Add ham and cougette spaghetti. 2 min.
11 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #11Mix well and heat through for 2 or 3 minutes. 3 min.
12 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #12Mix 2 egg yolks, 150 ml liquid cream, a tablespoon lemon juice, 50 g Parmigiano reggiano (Parmesan), salt and pepper. 5 min.
13 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #13Pour this mix into the pan, and cook while stirring for about 2 or 3 more minutes.

Adjust seasoning.
3 min.
14 Tagliatelle and courgette spaghetti, carbonara style : Photo of step #14Serve piping hot (heat serving plates), with a basil leaf and a bowl of Parmesan for guests who want to add more.

Remarks

You can replace tagilatelle by any other pasta of your choice, but if possible use fresh, it's so much better.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
264078 gr214 gr163 gr
132 %30 %20 %25 %
Per 100 g
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
2146 gr17 gr13 gr
11 %2 %2 %2 %
Per person
CaloriesProteins CarbohydratesFats
66019 gr53 gr40 gr
33 %8 %5 %6 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories by day for a woman (change to a man).

How much will it cost?

For 4 people : 5.53 €
Per person : 1.38 €

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