- 8 ounces linguine, uncooked
- 3 to 5 cloves garlic, minced
- 1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon butter, melted
- 2 (6 1/2 ounce) cans minced clams
- 1 cup shredded Monterey jack cheese
- 1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley
- Cook linguine, omitting salt. Drain linguine and set it aside.
- Sauté garlic in butter in a large skillet. Drain clams, and add liquid to garlic
and butter in skillet; bring mixture to a boil. Cook over medium-high heat for 7
- Add clams and cheese; cook over low heat, stirring constantly, until cheese melts.
Pour sauce over linguine. Add parsley and toss gently.
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