Butter and Sage Sauce

Serves: 8
Total Calories: 100


1 stick unsalted butter
6 sage leaves
salt and freshly ground black pepper


Melt the butter with the sage over low heat. Simmer 1 minute. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve with hot, cooked pasta and top with Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese.

Brown Butter Sauce: Cook the butter for a few minutes until it browns lightly. Leave out the sage.
Hazelnut Sauce: Add 1/4 cup chopped toasted hazelnuts to the butter. Leave out the sage.

From "1,000 Italian Recipes." Copyright 2004 by Michele Scicolone. Used with permission of the publisher, Wiley Publishing, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Nutritional Facts:

Serves: 8
Total Calories: 100
Calories from Fat: 100

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