Tomato witch hair (Squid ink, garlic & dried tomato spaghetti)

Tomato witch hair (Squid ink, garlic & dried tomato spaghetti)
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A fun recipe for Halloween night. Telling the kids it’s actually witch hair just makes me so happy haha!

A simple recipe where the secret to a delicious and surprising result is the freshness of your ingredients and your patience when it’s time to infuse the garlic in the oil!

  • Serves4
  • Prep time20 mins
  • Cook time10 mins
  • Timeout-
  • FreezingNe se congèle pas.


  • 4 portions of squid ink pasta (black) (or any other kind of regular spaghetti)
  • 3 tablespoons of olive oil (or the oil from the dried tomatoes)
  • 4 garlic cloves, sliced in half length-wise
  • 1 cup of dried tomatoes, in quality oil, chopped in slices
  • 1/2 cup of fresh parmesan, shredded
  • Salt and pepper, as preferred


  1. Fill a large pot with salted water. Bring to a boil then cook the pasta following the instructions on the box. Strain and set aside.
  2. Heat the olive oil and garlic in a large pan over medium heat for 5 minutes, or until the garlic is browned.
  3. Add the dried tomatoes and pasta, then continue cooking for 3 to 4 minutes. Add the parmesan then season and serve.
Recipe published on August 19, 2018