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Crab, mint and lemon spelt pasta

This crab, mint and lemon pasta comes together in just 30 minutes.
Italian recipesDean Wilmot

The spelt pasta gives a lovely nutty flavour to this dish. Spelt pasta is available at select grocers. If you can’t find it, substitute another long pasta.


Lemon pangrattato



1.For lemon pangrattato, heat oil in a frying pan over medium heat, add breadcrumbs and stir occasionally until golden (3-4 minutes). Stir in lemon rind and garlic, season to taste and set aside.
2.Cook pasta in a saucepan of boiling salted water until al dente (6-8 minutes). Drain, reserving 30ml pasta water. Return to pan with pasta water, stir in remaining ingredients, season to taste and serve hot topped with lemon pangrattato.

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