Angel Hair With Cherry Tomatoes and Basil

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 10 mins

Capelli d'Angelo con Pomodorini e Basilico. Found on We make this when we have to do something in a hurry; at Café Ponce it is on the menu. I happen not to like basil but that is personal preference.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat olive oil in skillet.
  2. Peel and gently press garlic.
  3. Add garlic and crushed red pepper flakes.
  4. Cut cherry tomatoes in half and tear basil into small pieces.
  5. Add cherry tomatoes and basil.
  6. Simmer for five minutes.
  7. Season with salt & black pepper, to taste.
  8. Discard garlic cloves.
  9. Cook pasta according to the package directions.
  10. Drain and toss with sauce.
  11. Garnish with freshly grated pecorino.
  12. Serve with a loaf of freshly warmed bread, a salad of greens and a nice red wine.


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So quick and delicious! I used cherry tomatoes and basil from my garden. Great summertime dinner! Made for the bargain Basement tag game.

susie cooks August 03, 2009

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