Essence Of Youth Pasta

“Essence of Youth” pasta

Serves 2


  • one or two jars of sea urchin roe paste
  • juice of one lemon or 1 glass white wine
  • 230g / 8ozs pasta
  • 3 tbsps olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic - peeled, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp chopped parsley
  • pepper


  1. Set the pasta to boil.
  2. Heat oil in frying pan and add garlic. Fry gently for 2 minutes. Add the lemon juice or wine and reduce.
  3. When the pasta is ready, drain thoroughly and return to pan.
  4. Scrape contents of the frying pan out onto the pasta. Also add parsley and the urchin roe. Get a big spoon in there, or your spiky pasta thingamajig, and toss the pasta around to distribute the sauce well. Add pepper to taste. Serve.