Prosciutto and Sage Linguine

with roasted butternut squash

Prep & Cook Time: 25-35 min.

Cook Within: 6 days

Difficulty Level: Intermediate

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat

A note about serious food allergies

The salty-sweet combo is the inspiration for many a delicious meal, and this pasta dish is no exception. Prosciutto brings a natural salty touch and the butternut squash is a sweet, filling delight: combined, they bring delicious contrast in both flavor and texture. Herbaceous sage and a creamy, cheesy sauce augment the culinary ying and yang, making this marriage of opposites a meal of champions.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • Info
    5 oz. Linguine
  • Info
    2 oz. Grated Parmesan
  • Info
    4 fl. oz. Light Cream
  • 1 Sage Sprig
  • 8 oz. Cubed Butternut Squash
  • 3 oz. Prosciutto
  • Nutrition (per serving)

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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Olive Oil
  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Medium Pot
  • 1 Baking Sheet
  • 1 Colander
  • 1 Large Non-Stick Pan

Before You Cook

  • Step 1 - Cook the Butternut Squash

    Cook the Butternut Squash

    Place butternut squash on prepared baking sheet and toss with 2 tsp. olive oil, ¼ tsp. salt, and a pinch of pepper. Massage oil into butternut squash. Spread into a single layer and roast in hot oven until tender, 20-25 minutes. While butternut roasts, cook pasta.

  • Step 2 - Cook the Pasta

    Cook the Pasta

    Once water is boiling, add pasta and cook until al dente, 10-12 minutes. Reserve ½ cup pasta cooking water. Drain pasta in a colander. While pasta cooks, prepare ingredients.

  • Step 3 - Prepare the Ingredients

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Remove prosciutto from refrigerator and tear into bite-sized pieces. Stem and mince sage.

  • Step 4 - Crisp the Prosciutto

    Crisp the Prosciutto

    Line a plate with a paper towel. Place a large non-stick pan over medium heat and add 2 tsp. olive oil. Add prosciutto to hot pan and stir occasionally until crisp, 4-6 minutes. Remove prosciutto to towel-lined plate. Keep pan over medium heat.

  • Step 5 - Make Sauce and Finish Dish

    Make Sauce and Finish Dish

    Add 1 tsp. olive oil and sage to hot pan and stir, 1 minute. Add cream and pasta cooking water and stir occasionally until slightly thickened, 1-2 minutes. Stir in Parmesan (reserve a pinch for garnish) until incorporated and sauce is thickened. Remove from burner and stir in pasta, butternut squash, sage, and prosciutto (reserving a pinch for garnish). Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing with reserved Parmesan and reserved prosciutto. Bon appétit!