Pasta with Quick Tomato Sauce

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15min


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About this recipe: This is an extremely simple pasta recipe that I love to make when I don't really feel like cooking!

Langu

Ingredients
Serves: 4 

  • 1 medium tomato
  • 1/2 (500g) pack pasta (any shape will do)
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil

Method
Prep:5min  ›  Cook:10min  ›  Ready in:15min 

  1. Place the garlic clove in a pot of salted water, bring the water to boil and add the pasta. Cook until al dente. Drain well. Return the pasta to the pot it was cooked in.
  2. While pasta is cooking chop the tomato into small pieces and place them in a small bowl. Sprinkle the tomato chunks with basil and pour oil over the tomato. Place tomatoes in the pot with pasta. Toss well and eat while warm.

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Reviews (6)

klzee
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Altered ingredient amounts. It's easy and quick to make. I used a tbs of olive oil. - 24 Jul 2008

FOODJUNKY1
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Used different ingredients. Not bad. I used cherry tomatoes, halved, but otherwise followed the recipe as written. - 24 Jul 2008

Jackie
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I am Italian, so I really liked this! Excellent, thanks for a nice dish to use up garden tomatoes! - 24 Jul 2008

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