Stanley Tucci’s Spaghetti con Zucchine alla Nerano
If the lusty comments from my gal pals are any indication, I’m definitely not the only one obsessed with Stanley Tucci’s CNN travel show, “Searching for Italy.”
Or with Stanley Tucci, himself, for that matter. (Hey, I’m just keeping it real.)
So, it’s probably no surprise that the food on the show has proved equally enthralling.
Ever since seeing the episode featuring Lo Scoglio’s zucchini pasta, I’ve been so intrigued with this specialty dish of this Amalfi Coast restaurant that’s a favorite of Tucci and his wife Felicity.
I like zucchini, but I can’t say it’s ever captured my fancy enough to get all excited about when it first starts appearing at farmers markets in summer. I mean, it’s no asparagus. Not by a long shot.
So, with just Parmigiano, basil, olive oil, and fried zucchini as the main components in this pasta, how good could this really be?Read more