Peppadew Pasta Using Piquanté Peppers

Peppadews ® are grown in South Africa and is the brand name established by the Limpopo based company which first started farming the product. It is a piquanté pepper which can be used in numerous dishes. When we were catering functions we would stuff the peppadews with feta and basil to serve as a canapé. I have used them to stuff chicken breasts and I always have a bottle in the fridge for just in case. This night was one of them. I made peppadew pasta as a simple weekday meal.

Peppadew Pasta
PEPPADEW® Piquanté Peppers Pasta

Peppadew Pasta

Recipe Category: Italian
All Rights Reserved: an original recipe from Lavender and Lime

Ingredients

  • 15 mls olive oil
  • 125 g mushrooms, sliced
  • 125 g cherry tomatoes, cut in half
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 6 PEPPADEW® Piquanté Peppers, sliced
  • 15 mls crème fraîche
  • 30 g watercress, chopped
  • 25 g Parmesan, grated

Method

  • while you get the pasta cooking, add the olive oil to a large frying pan
  • fry the mushrooms until cooked
  • add the tomatoes, the garlic and the peppadews
  • when the tomatoes are cooked add the crème fraîche and the watercress
  • add the pasta and place into your bowl
  • add the Parmesan

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You will notice I have used the word PEPPADEW® here with the registered trademark sign. This is an accepted form when using a specific product that has either been registered or trademarked. I was contacted by the company to ensure I had used their trademark. Usually I don’t name the specific product brand I use for three reasons. One, it seldom impacts the recipe. Secondly, not all brands are available all over the world. And thirdly, it is free advertising. Whereas I am not about monetising my blog, I do earn money from it. And I find it fair to name products where I have been paid to do so. And I will include a disclosure so you, the reader, knows that. To be clear, PEPPADEW® offered no compensation for this post or recipe.

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