A little goes a long way with this rich dish. Offer a fresh green salad to round out the meal.

Adam Hickman
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Whisk together lemon zest, lemon juice, salt, pepper, and 1/4 cup of the oil in a large bowl. Stir in parsley.

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  • Cook pasta according to package directions for al dente, omitting salt and fat. Add asparagus during last 3 minutes of cooking. Drain and rinse well with cold water. Add pasta mixture to lemon zest mixture; toss to coat.

  • Cook prosciutto in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat, turning occasionally, until crisp, about 8 minutes; drain on paper towels. Break prosciutto into large pieces.

  • Top pasta mixture with prosciutto and cheese. Drizzle with remaining 2 tablespoons oil.

Nutrition Facts

336 calories; fat 20g; saturated fat 5g; cholesterol 21mg; fiber 5g; protein 13g; carbohydrates 30g; sodium 544mg; iron 3mg; calcium 137mg.