Creamy Ham and Asparagus Tagliatelle

Recipe by Sackville
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cook the asparagus in boiling water until just tender.
  • Drain, setting aside some of the cooking water.
  • Cool and slice on the diagonal.
  • Heat the butter and olive oil in a frying pan, before adding the onion.
  • Sauté until soft and then add the ham, cooking for a further minute.
  • Add the asparagus and a ladle full of the cooking water.
  • Simmer until most of the water has evaporated.
  • Set aside while cooking the pasta in a separate pot, until al dente.
  • When the pasta is nearly ready, reheat the sauce and add the cream, parsley, salt and pepper.
  • Simmer for five minutes or until reduced by half.
  • Drain the pasta and toss with the sauce.
  • Sprinkle parmesan on top.
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