Rigatoni with Tomatoes and Mozzarella Recipe

Looking for an easy Rigatoni with Tomatoes and Mozzarella recipe? Learn how to make Rigatoni with Tomatoes and Mozzarella using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by stillwatergirl

Makes 4 servings



Tomatoes tossed with mozzarella cheese, vinegar, olive oil, and parsley

Recipe Ingredients for Rigatoni with Tomatoes and Mozzarella

1 tsp coarse salt
8 ounces rigatoni
16 ounces plum tomatoes, coarsely chopped
1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
3 tablespoons olive oil
3 garlic cloves, thinly sliced
1/4 teaspoon red-pepper flakes
1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley
1 tablespoon chopped fresh oregano, or 1/2 teaspoon dried
6 ounces mozzarella cheese, part skim, diced

Recipe Directions for Rigatoni with Tomatoes and Mozzarella

  1. In a large pot of boiling salted water, cook pasta until al dente, according to package instructions; drain.

  2. Meanwhile, in a large bowl, combine tomatoes, vinegar, and 1/2 teaspoon salt; set aside.

  3. In a small skillet, heat oil over low heat. Add garlic; cook, stirring often, until tender and just beginning to take on color, about 4 minutes. Remove from heat, and stir in red-pepper flakes.

  4. Stir garlic mixture into reserved tomato mixture. Add parsley, oregano, mozzarella, and pasta; toss.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 247.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
450
Calories from Fat
180
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
20.0g
31%
Saturated Fat
6.8g
34%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
23mg
8%
Sodium
724mg
30%
Potassium
325mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
50.6g
17%
Dietary Fiber
3.5g
14%
Sugars
5.9g
Protein
19.7g
Vitamin A 32% Vitamin C 62%
Calcium 34% Iron 17%
* 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
  • Low in cholesterol
  • High in vitamin C
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