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Spaghetti with Sweet Basil Recipe

Looking for an easy Spaghetti with Sweet Basil recipe? Learn how to make Spaghetti with Sweet Basil using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by rshaneh

Makes 8 servings



Quick and delicious. Sausage and onions are optional. Originally from "Italian Cooking New Orleans Style: My Family Cookbook" by Frank Simoncioni

Recipe Ingredients for Spaghetti with Sweet Basil

29 oz diced tomatoes
3 tbsp basil
1 tbsp italian parsley
2 tbsp minced garlic
1/4 tsp oregano
1 serving Creole Original Seasoning
1/3 cup olive oil
1/2 lb italian sausage
1 cup onion
2 cups uncooked fusilli pasta

Recipe Directions for Spaghetti with Sweet Basil

  1. Separate tomatoes from water. Save tomato water. Add oil to frying pan, then add tomatoes. Smash tomatoes down. Simmer 10 minutes with all spices except garlic. Add garlic and water, stirring periodically. Cover pan and simmer for 20 minutes more.

  2. Serve over pasta (any will do). Add romano cheese if desired.

  3. Optional: Cook sausage. Slice into 1" pieces and add to sauce when you add garlic.

  4. Optional: First, saute' onions in oil for 5 minutes, then follow directions.

Categories

Main Dish, Italian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 179.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
279
Calories from Fat
157
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
17.5g
27%
Saturated Fat
3.9g
19%
Trans Fat
0.1g
Cholesterol
24mg
8%
Sodium
259mg
11%
Potassium
363mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
21.9g
7%
Dietary Fiber
2.3g
9%
Sugars
3.8g
Protein
9.5g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 26%
Calcium 3% Iron 10%
* 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
   
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