Pasta in a spicy tomato sauce

Pasta in a spicy tomato sauce


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About this recipe: My own take on a classic Italian dish.

sweetandsour25 Norfolk, England, UK

Serves: 2 

  • 1 onion, diced
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 1 tin of chopped tomatoes
  • 1 carrot, grated
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 1 tsp chilli powder
  • 1 tbsp tomato ketchup
  • 1 tbsp tomato puree
  • basil
  • oregano
  • olive oil
  • salt and pepper
  • 225g spaghetti

Prep:30min  ›  Cook:15min  ›  Ready in:45min 

  1. Fry the onions and garlic in a bit of oil until soft on a medium heat. Add the grated carrot.
  2. Boil the pasta in some salted boiling water on a high heat.
  3. Add tinned tomatoes to the onion mixture, and stir. Add tomato puree, ketchup, paprika, chilli powder, basil, oregano and seasoning. Leave to simmer for another 5 minutes.
  4. Drain the pasta and serve with the tomato sauce!

Serving suggestion

Serve with Turkish meatballs if you are craving something different.

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- 17 Sep 2010

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