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Margery's Ramp Pesto Pasta with Shrimp

Ingredients:
8 oz Fusili
I large Cippolini Onion
2Tbs Extra Virgin Olive Oil
4 oz. Cremini Mushrooms
4oz. Ricotta
2 cups Fresh Spinach
4 oz Grated Pecorino Romano
3-4 TBS Margery's Ramp Pesto

Pasta for Two:

In a separate container..
Boil 8 oz Fusili or Rigatoni
Boiled al dente

as you Saute 1 large onion chopped rustico...
(large chunks) in 2 TBS EVOO, till carmelized...
add salt to taste

Add and saute 8oz. Cremini mushrooms
(Or any mushroomyou happen to have)

Add 8 oz of shrimp (shelled or unshelled work equally well.

Add 8 oz chicken broth


Add 4oz Ricotta

and finally,
3 to 4 tbspoons of Ramp Pesto.

Drain Pasta...
add to saute pan as shrimp are nearly done
(just pinked)


Remove from flame, stir and let stand for a minute or two. Let the remaining pasta water mellow all the other indgredients.

Add spinach

Stir, let stand for 1-2 minutes, stir again

Add grated Pecorino Romano or Parmesan Reggiano to taste and serve!

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