Fettuccine with Sardines and Sugar Snap Peas


whats-fresh-june-16½ a package (200 grams) fettuccine

2 cups sugar snap peas

1 grapefruit, pulled into sections, skin removed

5 tablespoons walnut halves

salt and freshly ground pepper to taste

2 tablespoons freshly grated Parmesan

1 cup sweet golden tomatoes, cut in half

2 4.25-ounce tins of sardines in olive oil

Open the grapefruit into sections and remove the skin. Blanch the sugar snap peas and then put in a cold water bath. In a large pan, bring water to boil with salt and a little olive oil, and cook pasta for 10–12 minutes until tender. Drain the pasta and toss with the oil from the sardines; then add the walnuts, tomatoes, grapefruit, and sardines to the pasta. Finally, add the Parmesan and serve.

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