What's Cooking: Spaghetti cacio e pepe

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Chris Perrotta, of Blackbird Kitchen and Cocktails in Wantagh, shows News 12's Lily Stolzberg how to make spaghetti cacio e pepe.

Ingredients:
2 tbs butter
½ cup pasta water
½ cup parmigiana cheese
½ cup pecorino cheese
Salt and pepper
½ lb pasta

Instructions:
Bring large pot of water to a boil.

Cook pasta to al dente (approx. 9-10 minutes).

In a saute pan melt butter, pinch of salt and pepper.

Once pasta is cooked, drain and add to sauté pan along with ½ cup of pasta water.

Add cheese.

Mix on low flame until incorporated.

 

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