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Pasta With Simple Tomato Sauce

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Pasta With Simple Tomato Sauce Recipe, MACAROON Sabji, How To Make Pasta With Simple Tomato Sauce Recipe

This is a classic pasta sauce dish - tomatoes with creamy mozzarella and fresh basil. Herbs and onions add extra depth of flavour.

Pasta with simple Tomato Sauce is an awesome dish, simple to prepare, made with boiled pasta added and simmered with a spicy and yummy tomato based sauce flavoured... Read More..

About Recipe

MACAROON koora, MACAROON Kuzhambu, MACAROON torkari

How to make Pasta with Simple Tomato Sauce

(26 ratings)
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Prep time
5 mins
Cook time
15 mins
Total time
20 mins
Pasta with Simple Tomato Sauce
Author : Vahchef
Main Ingredient : MACAROON
Servings : 2 persons
Published date : March 22, 2019

Ingredients used in Pasta with Simple Tomato Sauce
• Sugar - 1 tea spoon.
• Salt - to taste.
• Concasse tomatoes - 3 number.
• Chili flakes - 1 tea spoon.
• Onion (chopped) - 1 number.
• Garlic (chopped) - 1 tablespoon.
• Olive oil - 3 tablespoons.
• Pasta - 300 grams.
• Parsley/coriander leaves (chopped) - 1 tea spoon.
• Basil leaf - 4 numbers.
• Oregano - pinch.
• Cheese - 2 tablespoons.
  • Heat olive oil in a pan, add chopped garlic and chopped onion, cook till onions are slightly brown in color.
  • Then add chili flake, blanched tomato,mix it well and cook it with closed lid for some time.
  • To it, even add salt, sugar, pepper, parsley, basil, oregano, and cook it for about half a minute.
  • At last, add pasta (direct from the boiling liquid), mix and even grate the cheese on top, toss them.

Cooking with images MACAROON Rassa , MACAROON rasdar, MACAROON saaru


Pasta with simple Tomato Sauce is an awesome dish, simple to prepare, made with boiled pasta added and simmered with a spicy and yummy tomato based sauce flavoured with basil, garlic, oregano and spiced with some peppercorns powder. Pasta is one important ingredient synonymous with Italy and Italian food. If you look closely, most cuisines around the world appear different but if seen closely you will find more similarities than differences. However vast and diversified we are, ultimately we are all a global community and love tasting and preparing various types of cuisines according to our tastes and ingredients available.

Most Italians who have migrated to different parts of the world have taken this quintessential ingredient to reach out other areas they have inhabited. As we are now accustomed to eating yummy pizzas as well as tomato sauce from the Italian cuisine, pastas have also widely spread around the world taking its place into the global cuisines.

Pasta It is a type of noodle and a staple food of the traditional Italian cuisine. Typically, they are made with unleavened dough from durum wheat flour mixed with water and formed into various shapes. It can also be made with various other flours from cereals or grains and eggs may be used instead of water. Broadly, pasta is divided into two categories, dried and the fresh. Both dried and fresh come in different shapes and sizes which include long, short, tubes, flat, sheet and decorative shapes. Some common types of pasta are macaroni, farfalle (looks like a bow tie), fettuccine, fusilli (spirals) etc. Now days, pasta has become a delicacy in every pantry and a sure-fire kid pleaser comfort food.

Kids love eating it during snack time or as light meal. A nice yummy, mouth-watering, luscious sauce makes the dish zesty and is a treat to the taste buds. Pasta sauces vary in taste, colour and texture. There is no hard and fast rule in using a particular sauce, so you can make a delicious sauce of your liking and taste to blend with the pasta. Cheese is one of important ingredient that is mixed in the pasta that gives a nice creamy and buttery taste. 

The ratio of sauce to pasta varies according to taste and texture, however traditionally the sauce should not be excessive as the pasta itself must still be tasted. Pasta Sauce There are a variety of sauces that one can prepare for making the pasta sauce. The sauce and type of pasta are usually matched based on the consistency and ease of eating.

Traditionally in northern Italy, they use less tomato sauce, garlic and herbs while in southern Italy the sauces are more complex in variations and are paired with fresh vegetables, olives, capers or seafood with tomato sauce. Generally the sauces are either cream or tomato based but tomatoes are said to be the key ingredient in many pasta sauces and is staple ingredient in Italian cuisine.

Marinara sauce is the traditional tomato based pasta sauce made with diced tomatoes combined with finely chopped garlic, onions, red pepper flakes and other ingredients simmered until they become a saucy consistency.

Pasta recipes Some of the most delicious pasta recipes are Chicken pasta, Indian Italian Pasta Fusion, Quick Spicy Pasta, Vegetable Pasta etc.

How to prepare Pasta with Simple Tomato Sauce:


Pasta                          -           300 gms

Basil leaves              -           4 nos

Cheese, grated         -           2 tbsp

Chilli flakes               -           1 tsp

Tomatoes                   -           3 nos

Garlic, chopped        -           1 tbsp

Olive oil                      -           3 tbsp

Onion, chopped       -           1 no

Oregano                    -           1 pinch

Parsley, chopped     -           1 tsp

Salt                             -           to taste

Sugar                         -           1 tsp


Heat olive oil in a pan and add garlic, onions and cook till the onions are lightly browned. Add chilli flakes, tomato puree and mix well. Cover the pan with lid and cook for some time. Add salt, sugar, pepper, parsley, basil, oregano, and mix well. Add boiled pasta (direct from the boiling water, drain the water off) and mix. Add grated cheese and toss all the ingredients well. Serve hot.

If you are truly tired of eating the same monotonous routine type of food, then spearhead and spice up your taste buds with a combination of this authentic Pasta with Italian sauce that will surely please your palate. A simple, delicious dish that take hardly few minutes to prepare and will be a sure hit with your kids and family.

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Anjali Vyas Posted on Sun Oct 12 2014

U r not given ingredients & magarmant?

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Nooruddeen Narikkodan Posted on Fri Oct 24 2014

I think you add the tomato paste instead of tomato puree. Tomato paste gives a good color too.?

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correzzana1992 Posted on Sat Oct 25 2014

That's a really nice recipe, especially for being made by a non Italian (as an Italian won't never cook such a delicious and typical Indian curry, as an Indian). Not completely traditional, but quite there! Awesome job Chef ;)))PS. I also lik

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KP Posted on Tue Nov 25 2014

Thank you the dish came out very well?

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varun singh Posted on Sun Nov 30 2014

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Vinita Agarwal Posted on Fri Dec 19 2014

Hi Chef, You are a master chef. nobody can compete with u.?

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Faisal Shamrani Posted on Sun Dec 28 2014

Thanks chef, easy and simple way to make pasta :-) However, next time I'll not add that much of garlic. ?

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MD khan Posted on Fri Jan 09 2015

i love your simple pasta in tomato sauce recipes?

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simonx49 Posted on Mon Jan 12 2015

i love this guy?

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Pseudonym25 Posted on Tue Jan 20 2015

Delicious! Thank you for the recipe.?

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