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Simple Tomato Sauce W/ Pasta Recipe

Looking for an easy Simple Tomato Sauce w/ Pasta recipe? Learn how to make Simple Tomato Sauce w/ Pasta using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by bjaime82

Makes 7 servings



This sauce is simple and tastes great!

Recipe Ingredients for Simple Tomato Sauce w/ Pasta

16 oz penne pasta
28 oz canned whole tomatoes
5 tbs unsalted butter
1/2 onion

Recipe Directions for Simple Tomato Sauce w/ Pasta

  1. Add tomatoes, butter, and onion to a sauce pan. *You only need to cut the onion in half (you'll remove it from the sauce when it's done).

  2. Set to a simmer and stir occasionally crushing the tomatoes against the side of the pot with a wooden spoon. Cook for about 45 minutes.

  3. Remove the onion.

  4. Boil your pasta and serve. Top with fresh basil or parmesan cheese if you like, but the sauce is great on its own.

Categories

Pasta, Main Dish, Side Dish, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 196.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
283
Calories from Fat
90
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.0g
15%
Saturated Fat
5.5g
27%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
69mg
23%
Sodium
81mg
3%
Potassium
399mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
40.7g
14%
Dietary Fiber
1.5g
6%
Sugars
3.3g
Protein
8.5g
Vitamin A 25% Vitamin C 25%
Calcium 3% Iron 14%
* 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 sodium
  • High in thiamin
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