Pasta in Vodka Sauce

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A generous measure of vodka and prosciutto is cooked down to its savory essence to flavor a saute of onion, celery and garlic. Simmer with tomatoes, spicy cayenne, oregano, parsley and basil, then stir in half and half. A marvelous sauce over noodles!

INGREDIENTS (for 5 servings):


  • In a large skillet, heat oil over medium heat. Cook onion, celery, and garlic in oil; stir until soft. Add prosciutto and vodka. Simmer until almost all liquid is gone.
  • Add tomatoes, cayenne, and herbs. Simmer for 10 minutes.
  • Stir in half and half, and heat for 3 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, cook pasta in boiling salted water until done. Drain. Serve sauce over noodles.