The macadmias we eat today are cooked by soaking in hot oil.
We’re talking about frying or roasting them in a pan, which is a bit of a pain in the ass if you’re a chef or just trying to make something nice for your family.
But a macadamic, or “sauce” in Spanish, is a much easier way to cook a batch of pasta.
It’s a super simple recipe that is easily accessible to anyone who wants to get started.
Macadamia Oil, for those who don’t know, is an oil found in all sorts of nuts and seeds.
It makes a lot of delicious sauces, soups, and spreads.
Here’s how to make some macadams in just about 30 minutes, including some great tips for using it in cooking.
The maca in the above photo is a macaroni from the “Sauce de Macaroni,” which comes in a jar and is a staple in the home kitchen.
If you’re like me and you’ve always wanted to make your own macadammas, you can do that too!
This recipe makes about four cups of maca and is super easy to prepare, too.
Ingredients: 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/8 teaspoon kosher salt 1/3 cup granular Splenda or sugar 1 cup diced zucchini, chopped 1 cup chopped tomatoes, chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 large egg, beaten 2 cups boiling water 1/6 cup shredded cheddar cheese Directions: Heat the butter and sugar in a small saucepan over medium-low heat.
Add the zuccola and cook, stirring often, until the zuchina begins to soften, about 4 minutes.
Add in the salt, sugar, Splenda, and zuccella, and stir until the mixture starts to bubble and the zuccchini begins to wilt, about 3 minutes.
Turn the heat to low, and simmer for about 20 minutes, or until the pasta has absorbed all of the water.
(Don’t worry if the pasta is mushy!)
Drain the pasta and set aside.
Add all of your ingredients to a large bowl, and whisk together.
Add to the saucepan and whisk well until combined.
If the sauce is too thick, add a splash of water to help it thicken.
Transfer the pasta to a serving platter.
Garnish with shredded cheese.
Notes: This recipe uses whole-wheat pasta.
If using a low-sodium pasta, keep in mind that you’re using pasta that is already very firm, which means that it will take a lot more effort to break up than if you used a lower-salt pasta.
Be sure to use the best quality pasta possible.