Courteney Cox shares the quick recipe for one of her favorite pasta dishes: pasta alla checca.

Courteney Cox has nothing to envy to her character in the cult series Friends. For 10 years, the American actress played Monica Geller, a New York chef. A passion that Courteney Cox obviously shares with her character. On her Instagram account, the actress regularly shares her recipes with her many subscribers, like this lemon pasta that caused a stir. This time, she reveals one of his favorite meals », the pasta alla checca. It is a sauce made with fresh tomatoes, basil, mozzarella, olive oil, garlic, salt and pepper. An accessible and very quick dish to prepare that is nonetheless delicious. A publication which obviously did not fail to react to fans of the actress and those nostalgic for the series Friends. ” Our favorite chef », « Forever Monica Geller », « We love Chef Monica “, can we read among the many comments.

Courtney Cox’s pasta alla checca recipe:

Ingredients :

  • Pasta
  • Chopped fresh garlic (a lot)
  • Roma or cherry tomatoes
  • Mozzarella
  • Basil (a lot)
  • Olive oil
  • Penne pasta
  • grated fresh parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper

Cut the tomatoes (seed them if you want) and place them in a bowl
Add basil, salt and pepper
Cover and marinate
Chop the garlic and fry it in olive oil
Boil the water and cook the pasta.
Drain the water from the mozzarella and cut it into cubes.
When the pasta is cooked, drain and add the tomato and basil mixture with the juice from the marinated tomatoes.
Add the mozzarella cut into pieces
Add the olive oil to the hot garlic.
Add the parmesan
Salt and pepper to taste.

Optional: add red pepper flakes if you want a little kick.

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