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Pasta with Tyrolean Pesto

approx. 25 minutes
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Pasta with Tyrolean Pesto

approx. 25 minutes

Serves 4

400 g pasta (e.g. spaghetti)
100 g HANDL TYROL Tiroler Speck PGI Loin
100 g mountain cheese (grated) or parmesan
1 tsp sunflower oil

For the pesto:
1 small bunch of wild garlic
1 small bunch of parsley
80 ml olive oil
1 tbsp lemon juice
1-2 tbsp parmesan
20 g pine nuts
10 g walnuts
20 g sunflower seeds
Sea salt

Tiroler Speck PGI Loin gives this dish a special aroma and flavour Tiroler Speck PGI Loin 80g Handl Tyrol


Level of difficulty:
Hobby cook
  1. For the pesto, wash the wild garlic and the parsley, pat dry and remove the stalks. Puree together with the other ingredients using a blender. Season with sea salt to taste.
  2. Cook the noodles in salted water until al dente according to the instructions on the packet. Meanwhile, cut the Tiroler Speck PGI Loin into fine strips and fry in a pan until crispy.
  3. Drain the pasta and add to the pan. Then fold in the pesto, serve on plates and sprinkle with mountain cheese or parmesan.
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