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Garlic and Chilli Brains Tagliatelle

With prawns looking like brains and chilli to add the heat, this would be a perfect meal for Liv in iZombie!
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 25 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Servings 2 people
Calories 414 kcal


  • Saucepan
  • Frying pan


  • 3 Garlic Cloves minced
  • 1 Lemon juiced
  • 1 tsp Parsley chopped
  • 2 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 2 Spring Onions roughly chopped
  • 2 tbsp Red Chilli Flakes
  • 200 g Linguine
  • 120 g Cooked Prawns


  • Heat lightly salted water in a saucepan until boiling. Lower the temperature and add the linguine until cooked. Then take off the heat, drain and set aside. Reserve 100ml of the pasta water for later.
  • Heat a frying pan and add the olive oil to the pan. Fry the garlic and spring onion together for a few minutes. Then add the prawns.
  • Add the reserved pasta water, parsley and lemon juice and stir well. Add the pasta to the dish and stir to combine.
  • Serve the pasta in bowls with a tbsp of red chilli flakes over each dish, then season with some black pepper. Alternatively chop a chilli and add with the garlic for an extra kick!
Keyword iZombie, TV Show