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Basil and Tomato Pasta

Geetanjali Kolvekar Saini
15 minutes
Prep Time
15 minutes
Cook Time
4 People
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ABOUT Basil and Tomato Pasta RECIPE

Pasta is always served with sauces, there are so many Italian sauces that go with pasta.you can serve it as one pot meal also. Easy and fast recipe.

Recipe Tags

  • Veg
  • Easy
  • Kids Recipes
  • Italian
  • Sauteeing
  • Main Dish

Ingredients Serving: 4

  1. Fusilli pasta 2 cups boiled
  2. tomato puree 1 cup
  3. garlic 1 tbsp finely chopped
  4. Onion 1 medium finely chopped
  5. chilli powder 1 tsp
  6. Sugar 1 tsp
  7. fresh cream 6 tbsp
  8. fresh basil 10, chopped
  9. Butter 2 tbsp
  10. For the garnish 5 tbsp grated processed cheese


  1. Heat the butter in a pan, add onions ,garlic and saute it till raw smell goes and onions turn translucent.
  2. Now add the tomato puree and cook till the sauce thickens .
  3. Then add the chilli powder, sugar, salt and cook till oil gets separated.
  4. Now add 1/2 cup of water and bring to a boil.
  5. Once the water gets boiled add the cream and basil leaves. Mix well and keep aside.the sauce is ready.
  6. before serving, re-heat the basil and tomato sauce and toss it on boiled fusilli pasta.
  7. Serve hot garnished with cheese.

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Andrea Srivastava
Andrea Srivastava   Dec-08-2016

Both pastas look so delicious dear, my mouth is watering!

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