A healthy sauce packed with vegetables - perfect for sneaking in your five a day.
12 people made this
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 red pepper, cut into large chunks
1 large onion, diced
1/2 courgette, thinly sliced
2 large mushrooms, roughly chopped
1 (400g) tin chopped plum tomatoes
2 cloves garlic, crushed
300ml (11 fl oz) red wine
1 tablespoon tomato purée
1 tablespoon dried mixed herbs
Method Prep:5min › Cook:15min › Ready in:20min
Heat oil in a frying pan over medium high heat. Add the pepper, onion, courgette and mushrooms, and sauté for 5 minutes, or until tender.
Add the tomatoes, garlic, red wine, tomato purée and mixed herbs, and allow to simmer for ten minutes, or until liquid has evaporated and sauce thickens. Serve over pasta with some freshly grated Parmesan cheese.