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Linguine with Clam Sauce
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A delicious, crunchy clam, tomato, and parmesan linguine dish.

Rating:
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 12 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate

Nutrition Facts

Makes 3 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 306.7
Total Carbs 42.6 g
Dietary Fiber 3.2 g
Sugars 5.7 g
Total Fat 4.3 g
Saturated Fat 0.6 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.9 g
Potassium 516.6 mg
Protein 18.0 g
Sodium 696.8 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 Fat , 1 1/2 Vegetables , 1/2 Meat , 2 Starch , 2 Lean Meat
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

4 oz  linguine pasta
6 each  fresh clams
0 1/2 cup  white wine
1 each  medium shallots
2 each  parsley sprigs
0 1/2 tbsp  olive oil
2 each  medium garlic cloves
0.125 tsp  hot red pepper flakes
14 1/2 oz  whole canned unsalted tomatoes
0 1/4 cup  chopped parsley
1 tsp  fresh oregano
6 1/2 oz  minced canned clams
2 tbsp  grated parmesan cheese, low sodium
2 tbsp  bread crumbs
Directions
  1. Cook the linguine in accordance with the directions on the package.
  2. Place the clams, wine, shallots, and parsley in a pot, cover, and steam over high heat for 5 to 10 minutes or until the clams open. Shake sporadically.
  3. Heat the olive oil in a deep skillet over medium low heat. Sauté the garlic for about 4 to 5 minutes. Mix in the red pepper flakes.
  4. Stir in the cooked pasta, tomatoes, parsley, oregano, minced clams, and cheese. Cook for 2 minutes. If the pasta appears to be dry, add the tomato juice 1 tablespoon at a time.
  5. Separate the pasta and clams onto 3 plates and sprinkle the bread crumbs on top.

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