Sweet pepper and tomato pasta sauce

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Serves: 4

By bamboobutton

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Ingredients

  • 1 onion, peeled and chopped

  • 1 tin chopped tomato

  • 1 clove garlic, peeled and chopped

  • 1 sweet red pepper, de-seeded and sliced into match-sticks

  • 1 handful fresh basil, torn

Method

  1. Fry onion and peppers on a low heat until soft - the softer the better with the pepper.
  2. When soft add crushed garlic, basil and tomatoes and simmer on a low heat until sauce has reduced to a nice thick consistency.

Handy Hint

1/2 a tsp sugar is supposed to reduce acidity. Simply double amounts to make more sauce.

Additional Information

  • Egg Free

  • Nut Free

  • Dairy Free

  • Vegetarian

  • Low fat

  • Pasta

  • Can Freeze

  • pepper

  • tomato

  • sauce

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  • bamboobutton 19/09/10 19:06

    scrumbly. toddler ds and fusspot dh both love it. perfect over pasta on its own or with meatballs