Cacio e Pepe


Cook the pasta according to the package – reserving 1 cup of pasta water, drain the pasta. Set the pasta and cooking water to the side. In a large pan, melt 2 tbsp of the unsalted butter over medium heat. Add the cracked pepper and slightly toast. Add the 1 cup of pasta water and whisk well. Next, add the pasta and toss – add in the remaining 1 tbsp of butter and the cheese and toss together. Serve and top with more fresh cracked pepper and garnish with a sprinkle of cheese.

Total Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Cook Time: 15-20 minutes
Serves: 4