For a unique, colorful presentation to wow your guests and your taste buds, top black squid ink pasta recipe with vibrant homemade San Marzano tomato sauce. Sauteed squid adds protein and texture to this fun, flavorful dish inspired by summertime in Italian coastal towns.
Check the pasta aisle of your local grocery store or visit an Italian specialty store to find this black pasta–both dried and fresh varieties work equally well in this recipe. For another recipe with squid ink, visit our risotto with squid ink recipe.
We found some beautiful homemade dried squid ink pasta from the Amalfi Coast and made the sauce the traditional way, which makes a unique and beautiful presentation with the black linguine pasta!
Squid Ink Pasta Recipe with Seafood in San Marzano Tomatoes Sauce
In most recipes you find along the Italian coast, the sauce is colored black with the addition of squid ink, which is very popular in these regions.