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Pasta with tomato sauce

Sujata Limbu
0 minutes
Prep Time
25 minutes
Cook Time
2 People
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ABOUT Pasta with tomato sauce RECIPE

A classic pasta dish with an easy to prepare tomato sauce and fresh basil.

Recipe Tags

  • Veg
  • Dinner Party
  • Italian
  • Frying
  • Main Dish

Ingredients Serving: 2

  1. 110 gms pasta (spaghetti)
  2. A pinch of salt
  3. 3 cups of water
  4. tomato sauce Ingredients:
  5. 5 tomatoes finely chopped
  6. 1 onion finely chopped
  7. 1 garlic clove
  8. 1/2 cup water
  9. 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  10. 1 bay leaf
  11. salt to taste
  12. Other ingredients:
  13. 1/2 an onion finely chopped
  14. 3-4 garlic cloves finely grated
  15. 4-5 basil leaves finely chopped
  16. 1 tablespoon oil
  17. salt according to taste


  1. To prepare the tomato sauce, take a pan and initially put in the chopped tomatoes. Next put in the chopped onion, garlic and bay leaf to it. Give it a good stir.
  2. Then pour in the water and season it with sugar and salt according to taste.
  3. Cover with a lid and let the tomato sauce cook for 7-8 minutes. After this time, let this mixture cool then grind to a puree form using a hand mixer.
  4. Take a separate pan and heat oil in it. Once the oil is hot add in the chopped onions and grated garlic. Saute and cook for 1-2 minutes.
  5. Pour in the tomato puree and let it cook for 5-6 minutes till it reduces.
  6. Add in the finely chopped basil leaves. Stir well and keep aside.
  7. In the meantime, boil water in a pot along with salt. Once the water starts to form bubbles, put in the spaghetti and cook for 7-8 minutes. Once cooked, drain and keep aside.
  8. Move the pasta into a large bowl, pour in the tomato sauce and combine it well together.
  9. Serve hot to enjoy it at its best.

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Anita Khanna
Anita Khanna   Sep-18-2016

I will try

Anita Kharat
Anita Kharat   Jul-17-2016

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