Red sauce pasta recipe is a super easy pasta dish that takes 30 minutes, needs only a handful of pantry ingredients and tastes absolutely delicious. This is a simple, kid friendly pasta recipe that you can serve as quick dinner or wholesome after school snack.
Keyword: red sauce pasta
3large tomatoesblanched and pureed
2tablespoonsfinely chopped carrots
2tablespoonsfinely chopped onions
2tablespoonsfinely chopped bell peppers
Cook and drain pasta, reserving the stock.
Blanch,peel and puree the tomatoes.
Heat a pan with 2 teaspoons olive oil. Add the finely chopped vegetables and saute till they turn soft.
Add pureed tomatoes and mix well.
Add 1/3 cup reserved pasta stock and mix well. Add salt, chilli flakes, dried herbs and salt. Mix well and cook for 5-7 minutes.
Add sugar and cook till the sauce thickens.
Add pasta and mix well.
Serve pasta in red sauce hot with grated cheese.
1. Adding cheese is optional. 2. You can grind 1/2 boiled carrot along with blanched tomatoes.