Spicy Broccoli Rabe Linguine

  1. Boil water in two large pots, add two pinches of salt to each
  2. Wash Broccoli Rabe and trim bottom 1 inch or so of the stems
  3. Blanch 1 bunch of Broccoli Rabe in boiling water for about 2-3 min., pot covered initially
  4. Boil Linguine Pasta for 11-12 min. until al dente in the second pot
  5. Sauté the following over medium heat for 4-6 min:
    • blanched and drained Broccoli Rabe
    • 3 cloves sliced garlic
    • ¼ tsp Red Pepper flakes
    • 4 tbsp olive oil
  6. Drain cooked Linguine Pasta and add it to the Sautéed Broccoli Rabe
  7. Add ½ cup Grated Parmesan Cheese
  8. Combine Pasta, Cheese and Broccoli Rabe in pan with tongs