An il Fustino recipe

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Author: Antonio Varia

This recipe was created by Antonio Varia, the chef and owner at Buona Tavola Ristoranti in Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo

Serves: 4

Buona Tavola's Linguine Alle Vongole Bianche


2 pounds, linguine
4 pounds, small Manilla clams
2 tablespoons, garlic - chopped
2 tablespoons, green onion (green part only) - chopped
4 tablespoons, il Fustino Lemon Olive Oil
1 cup, white wine
2 tablespoons, il Fustiino extra virgin olive oil - ,


  1. Bring 8 quarts salted water to a boil
  2. In separate pan, add extra virgin olive oil, garlic and clams and cook over high heat for 3 minutes stirring occasionally
  3. Add 1 cup white wine and green onions to pan and cover
  4. Clams should open within 5 minutes. When opened, add pasta to boiling water
  5. Cook pasta per directions for al dente, drain and add clam sauce
  6. Dribble with Lemon Olive Oil, mix and serve