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Basil Pesto Pomodoro Sauce Recipe

Looking for an easy Basil Pesto Pomodoro Sauce recipe? Learn how to make Basil Pesto Pomodoro Sauce using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by meg12451

Makes 8 servings



A quick tomato sauce flavored with pesto that is very versatile Prep time: 15 Minutes Total time: 15 minutes I used 1 quart jar of tomatoes drained Serve over noodles and or chicken Very fresh flavor!

Recipe Ingredients for Basil Pesto Pomodoro Sauce

1 medium onion
14 1/2 ounces diced tomatoes
1/4 cup basil pesto

Recipe Directions for Basil Pesto Pomodoro Sauce

  1. Spray large skillet with cooking spray. Heat over medium-high heat. Add onion; cook and stir 5 minutes, or until tender.

  2. Add tomatoes and simmer 5 minutes, or until slightly thinkened. Stir in pesto just before serving.

  3. Serve with 1 pound dry pasta (such as fusilli, spaghetti or penne), cooked accourding to package directions. May also be served over cooked chicken breasts or fish.

Categories

Tomatoes, Main Dish, Italian, Quick

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 66.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
15
Calories from Fat
1
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
0.1g
0%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
3mg
0%
Potassium
148mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
3.4g
1%
Dietary Fiber
0.8g
3%
Sugars
1.9g
Protein
0.6g
Vitamin A 10% Vitamin C 13%
Calcium 1% Iron 1%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
95% confidence
A
  Good points
  • No saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • Very high in dietary fiber
  • High in magnesium
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in potassium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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