This is the most requested side dish for my family. A super easy dish that will satisfy even the pickiest of eaters!
Basically it is just pasta (any kind)
extra virgin olive oil
salt and pepper (to taste)
Crushed red pepper flakes (optional)
Start with boiling water
and add salt and then pasta. After pasta is cooked , keep 1 cup of the pasta water and drain rest in colander.
Return pan to stove and add olive oil, butter and garlic.