Spicy Barilla® Gemelli

with Parmigiano, Fresh Basil & Barilla® Chunky Traditional Sauce

Blue Box Gemelli

Made with

Barilla Gemelli

  • Prep
  • Cook
  • Skill
  • Diet


Ingredients for 8 people

  • 1 box Barilla® Gemelli
  • 1 jar Barilla® Chunky Traditional sauce
  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic, sliced thin
  • ½ teaspoon chili flakes
  • 1 tablespoon fresh basil, torn
  • ½ cup Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, grated


  • Bring a large pot of water to a boil and cook pasta 1 minute less than package directions.
  • Meanwhile in a large skillet over low heat sauté garlic and chili flakes for 1 minute.
  • Add the sauce and ½ cup of water and bring to a simmer.
  • Drain pasta and toss with the sauce.
  • Cook for 1 minute in the skillet.
  • Remove pasta from the heat and top with basil and cheese.
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