Garlic and Olive Oil Pasta
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Garlic and Olive Oil Pasta
Serves: varies
  • 1 lb 8 oz spaghetti noodles
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 4 garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • parsley flakes (dried or fresh)
  • red pepper flakes
  1. Fill a big pot with water and salt generously and allow to boil. Add pasta to boiling water and let boil for about 10 minutes. While the pasta is boiling, add olive oil and garlic to a pan and sauté for 2 minutes. Do not allow garlic to brown. Drain the pasta and return to pot. Pour the garlic and olive oil over the pasta and stir until well mixed (adding more oil if you wish). Sprinkle with parsley and red pepper to your liking.
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