Coiled pasta goes by several names: bird nest pasta, coiled angel hair, and fideos. This simple pasta recipe with onions goes well with pork or chicken.

Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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prep:
15 mins
cook:
35 mins
total:
50 mins
Servings:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a 12-inch skillet heat butter and olive oil over medium heat until butter melts. Add onions, salt, and pepper. Cook, covered, for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally. Uncover. Cook for 10 to 15 minutes more or until onions are tender and browned, stirring frequently. Remove onions from skillet; set aside.

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  • Add pasta to hot skillet. Cook and stir for 4 minutes or until pasta is browned. Add cooked onions and water to skillet. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and cook 5 minutes. Uncover. Cook for 3 to 4 minutes more or until pasta is tender, stirring occasionally. Serve immediately. Makes 4 (3/4-cup) servings.

Nutrition Facts

233 calories; fat 7g; cholesterol 8mg; saturated fat 2g; carbohydrates 38g; mono fat 3g; poly fat 1g; insoluble fiber 3g; sugars 12g; protein 6g; vitamin a 97.2IU; vitamin c 10.6mg; thiamin 0.3mg; riboflavin 0.2mg; niacin equivalents 2.4mg; vitamin b6 0.3mg; folate 121mcg; sodium 478mg; potassium 318mg; calcium 50.5mg; iron 1.6mg.
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