Tonnarelli Cacio & Pepe

Serves 1-2

This traditional Roman recipe is incredibly easy to prepare and comes packed with a lot of rich flavours. It takes only a few minutes to make and it’s the perfect dish for any occasion.

Serving 1-2 people.

Product Quantity

Tonnarelli Egg Pasta


Pecorino Romano DOP - Grated (62.5g)


In stock


Grated Parmesan Cheese - Parmigiano Reggiano DOP (30g)

£1.25 each

In stock

About Tonnarelli Cacio & Pepe

Please note: The picture shown is for illustration purposes only. You will receive what is listed above, to cook in your kitchen. The picture indicates one of the possible combinations you can do with the products included.

Fresh: Cook for 4-5 minutes in boiling water.
Frozen: Cook for 5-6 minutes in boiling water.

  1. In a large saucepan, add 2.5 litres of salted water and bring to a gentle boil. Cook the Tonnarelli for 4-5 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, start preparing the sauce: in a frying pan, add black pepper and heat on high for 30 seconds so that you can smell the pepper but do not burn it.
  3. Heat the pan with the pepper on high for 30 seconds so that you can smell the pepper but do not burn
  4. In a separate bowl, put 60g of Pecorino and 40g of Parmesan and add 2-3 tablespoons of boiling starchy pasta water and mix vigorously.
  5. Put the cheese mixture into the frying pan with black pepper and put on low to medium heat so as to not burn the mixture but with enough heat to eliminate clumping.
  6. Drain the pasta and transfer it to the frying pan and stir vigorously so as to coat the pasta – keep it on low to medium heat.
  7. Garnish this dish with the remaining Parmigiano Reggiano and serve.

Buon Appetito!

Tonnarelli Egg Pasta: Flour 00 (Wheat, Calcium, Iron, Niacin, Thiamine), Free Range Pasteurised Egg (30%), Durum Wheat Flour, Salt. Dusted with rice flour.

Pecorino: Pasteurised sheep’s Milk (99%), salt, animal rennet.

Energy (KJ)/100g 1185 1633
Energy (Kcal)/100g 280 401
Fat/100g 4.0 33
Of which Saturated/100g 1.1 18
Carbohydrate/100g 47.7 0.001
Of which Sugar/100g 1.3 0.001
Protein/100g 12.6 26.0
Salt/100g 0.7 2.0

Wheat, Egg, Milk.

Produced in a factory that handles Wheat, Egg, Milk, Nut, Mustard, Crustacean, Fish, Celery and Soy.

Keep Refrigerated at 0-5C.
Fresh Pasta: Once opened consume within 2 days.
Longer Shelf-Life: Once opened consume within 3 days.
Suitable for freezing.
Freeze on day of purchase and consume within 3 months. Cook from frozen.

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