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Pasta with Best Tomato Sauce Recipe

Looking for an easy Pasta with best tomato sauce recipe? Learn how to make Pasta with best tomato sauce using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by herzele

Makes 8 servings



Cooks Illustrated recipe for tomato sauce. Goes with any pasta but orcchietta is best

Recipe Ingredients for Pasta with best tomato sauce

2 tbs butter
1/4 onion
3 cloves garlic
1/4 tsp oregano
28 oz diced tomatoes
1/4 tsp sugar
2 tbs fresh basil
1 tbs olive oil
24 oz macaroni

Recipe Directions for Pasta with best tomato sauce

  1. Grate onion and add to melted butter in a heavy pot.

  2. Add minced garlic and oregano and cook until liquid evaporates.

  3. Add tomatoes and sugar and cook until thick.

  4. Remove from heat and add basil and olive oil.

  5. Serve with pasta

Categories

Tomatoes, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 194.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
378
Calories from Fat
55
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.1g
9%
Saturated Fat
2.3g
11%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
8mg
3%
Sodium
31mg
1%
Potassium
438mg
13%
Total Carbohydrates
68.3g
23%
Dietary Fiber
4.0g
16%
Sugars
5.2g
Protein
12.1g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 22%
Calcium 3% Iron 18%
* 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
96% confidence
B+
  Good points
  • Very low in cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in thiamin
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