Not sure whether this is intriguing or simply wrong - it's chocolate pasta with a spicey tomato sauce. See this German fella's recipe here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcjLt4Uh2xI=em-video_response_received
Want to know how to make a whole table full of roudy Italian shut their traps? Feed them 'spaghetti con le vongole'. (spaghetti with cockles, or you can use clams). This salty seafood classic is 'proprio buono'!