Asparagus Lemon Pasta
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amount measure ingredient -- preparation method 
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1-1/2 lb.  asparagus --cut in 1/2" slices
1 lb.  bow-tie pasta
6 Tbsp  butter
1-1/2 cup  heavy cream
  zest --from 3 lemons
1/4 cup  lemon juice
3/4 tsp  salt
1/3 cup  fine chopped parsley
  parmesan --cheese
 
steam asparagus, covered, til crisp-tender, about 3 minutes. transfer 
to a colander and rinse under cold water to stop cooking. drain well. 
in a kettle bring 5 quarts salt water to a boil. 
in a deep skillet heat butter and cream over med-low til butter 
is melted. stir in zest, lemon juice, and salt. take off heat and cover. 
add pasta to water and boil til done. ladle 1/4 cup pasta water 
in sauce and stir. drain pasta. 
add pasta and asparagus to sauce and cook over med, tossing, 1 
minute, or til heated through. add parsley and salt and pepper to taste 
and toss. sprinkle with parmesan and serve more parmesan on the side. 
 
 
 
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(ID: 5492) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Wed, Oct 27, 2004


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