Chef Christina Wilson prepares the Hell’s Kitchen classic, Lobster Spaghetti appetizer.
-1package Dry Spaghetti, cooked to your preference
-12oz Cooked Lobster Claw and Knuckle Meat
-TT Red Chili Flakes
-16oz Base Marinara Sauce
-1ea Garlic Clove, minced
-4ea Basil Leaf (Garnish)
-2T Olive Oil
-1 ea Spanish Onion, julienned
-1ea Whole Garlic Clove, thinly sliced
-6oz Cabernet Sauvignon
-2ea 10oz Can San Marazano Tomatoes
-8ea Basil Leaves, torn
-TT Salt and Pepper
In large stock or saucepot, heat olive oil over medium low heat. Add onions and begin to sweat. Once translucent, add garlic and stir until fragrant. Season with salt and pepper. Add basil leaves and stir gently for 1-2 minutes. Deglaze pot with red wine and allow to reduce by half. Add tomatoes and stir. Lower heat and allow to simmer for at least 1 hour. Using an immersion blender or in small batches in a standup blender, puree sauce to desired consistency and season to taste.
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