How To Make Cacio e pepe | Home Made Cacio e pepe

How To Make Cacio e Pepe: Cacio e Pepe is basically a form of pasta dish which comes from modern Roman cuisine. Here Cacio e Pepe means cheese. Ingredients of this recipe: black pepper, grated Pecorino Romano cheese, and spaghetti, or traditionally tonnarelli. It is basically originated from Italy. This dish is very delicious in taste. To prepare this delicious dish all you need to do is collect all the ingredients listed below and follow the steps.

So today I am going to tell about the recipe of Cacio e pepe and I know that after reading the steps given below you will wonder that how easy and convenient it is to make Cacio e pepe at home. I am sure that after following the steps given below this recipe will give you tasty Cacio e pepe just like market.

How To Make Cacio e pepe

Ingredients used to make Cacio e Pepe:-

  • 8 ounces of pasta (try to get bucatini, thick spaghetti, linguine, or fettuccine)
  • 3 tablespoons of butter which should be basically diced into a 1-table spoon of chunks
  • 1 teaspoon of freshly - cracked coarse black pepper
  • 2 ounces (about 1 cup) of freshly-grated pecorino or parmesan cheese.
  • Salt
  • Water
  • Coldwater




  • Take a large pot, add pasta and water to it. Put this pot on the gas stove over a high flame. Also, add some salt to it.
  • Now cook the pasta according to the instructions given on the package.
  • Till the time pasta gets ready grate the cheese. Try to finely grate the cheese with help of your hands.
  • Now our pasta is prepared turn the gas off. Drain all the water from the pot but don’t throw it instead keep it in a container.
  • Now transfer the pasta to a pot. Keep this pot on the gas stove and heat it immediately on a high flame.
  • Then add some butter, starchy water (water is taken out from pasta), cheese, and black pepper.
  • Mix all the ingredients properly with help of a spoon.
  • After mixing add the diced butter, black pepper, 1 cup of the starchy pasta water, and mix all the ingredients properly so that they combine well.
  • Cook it properly, you can also add starchy pasta water if needed, till cheese gets melted properly and coats the pasta evenly.
  • Taste the dish before serving. Add some extra salt and pepper if needed according to your taste.
  • Now our delicious dish is prepared, take it out from the gas stove and serve in a serving plate garnished with some extra cheese over it.
  • Enjoy eating this delicious dish with your loved ones.

Hope this recipe was informative to you and you will also try, making this healthy and delicious dish at your home and surprise your family members. I think that you enjoyed making and eating this delicious recipe at home.

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