Linguine and Red Clam Sauce

Linguine and Red Clam Sauce
Red clam sauce is quick and easy to make when you get a head start with a jar of marinara sauce and canned clams. Garlic, hot cherry peppers, and fresh parsley help this pasta dish taste homemade.
Makes 8



  1. 1 of 3 In a large saucepan, cook garlic in olive oil for 1 minute. Add marinara sauce and hot cherry peppers, seeded and sliced.
  2. 2 of 3 Drain chopped clams, reserving 1 cup liquid. Add clam liquid to the marinara; set clams aside. Simmer sauce for 5 minutes, uncovered, stirring occasionally. Add clams and simmer 1 additional minute. Stir in chopped parsley.
  3. 3 of 3 Toss sauce with 1 pound cooked linguine and serve immediately. Garnish with parsley and basil, if desired.
Nutrition Information for Linguine and Red Clam Sauce
Servings Per Recipe: 8
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