Green-when-ripe tomatoes add freshness and acidity to this mix. The roughly cut flat pieces of egg pasta called maltagliati ("badly cut" in Italian) are often made from pasta scraps left over from cutting another shape. They"re available at many Italian markets and at Pappardelle, broken into pieces, is a fine substitution.



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  • Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add pasta and cook until al dente; drain. Transfer pasta to a large, wide bowl and toss gently with 2 tablespoons oil. Let cool, tossing occasionally to prevent sticking, about 8 minutes.

  • Meanwhile, stir together mint, parsley, shallot, anchovies, crushed almonds, and remaining 6 tablespoons oil until combined. Season with salt and pepper. Add sauce to bowl with pasta and toss to coat completely. Add tomatoes and gently toss to combine. Season with salt and pepper.

  • Divide pasta and sauce among 4 plates or a platter. Sprinkle with remaining almonds and garnish with mint. Season with pepper and drizzle with oil.