Creamy Tomato Pasta Sauce with Basil Recipe

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Recipes.net Team Modified: January 24, 2022
Creamy Tomato Pasta Sauce with Basil Recipe

A little more difficult than opening a jar of marinara, but absolutely worth the extra bit of work.


How To Make Creamy Tomato Pasta Sauce with Basil

Home-style tomato pasta sauce for your saucy Italian dishes

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 20 mins
Total: 30 mins
Serves:

Ingredients

  • 1 lb tomatoes, diced or a 16 oz. can, drained
  • 3 cup Imagine Natural Creamy Tomato Soup
  • 5 tbsp fresh basil, chopped
  • 1 onion, chopped coarsely
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • ½ tsp red pepper flakes, optional
  • 2 tsp balsamic vinegar
  • 4 tbsp parmesan cheese, optional
  • salt
  • pepper , to taste

Instructions

  1. Sauté onions and garlic with a little salt over medium heat to soften.
  2. Add tomatoes and cook over high heat to wilt the tomatoes.
  3. Add remaining ingredients and heat until bubbling.
  4. Taste and adjust seasoning.
  5. Serve over hot pasta and garnish with grated Parmesan and fresh basil leaves.

Nutrition

  • Sugar: 14g
  • :
  • Calcium: 111mg
  • Calories: 257kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 26g
  • Cholesterol: 3mg
  • Fat: 16g
  • Fiber: 3g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Potassium: 968mg
  • Protein: 5g
  • Saturated Fat: 3g
  • Sodium: 511mg
  • Vitamin A: 1908IU
  • Vitamin C: 34mg
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