Orecchiette With Radicchio and Onions

READY IN: 31mins
Recipe by Lalaloula

This is a traditional Italian pasta dish, which my mum brought home from one of her trips to Italy. It has a creamy cheese note, which combines very well with the slightly bitter taste of the lettuce.

Top Review by worldrecipes

I've tried this recipe last week for a family dinner and found it simply delicious! Thanks for your recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Boil the pasta in salted water until it is al dente (aprox. 11 minutes).
  2. While the pasta is cooking, chop the onion into thin slices and stew it in a frying pan toghether with olive oil, salt, pepper, chili and the squashed clove of garlic.
  3. When the onion is "smudgy", add the chopped radicchio.
  4. If necessary add more olive oil and turn the mixture over after 3-4 minutes.
  5. When the pasta is ready, pour off the water.
  6. Then add the onion and radicchio mixture and finally the grated parmesan cheese. Blend well.
  7. Enjoy (e.g. with a nice side salad or ciabatta bread)!

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