Saucy Pasta Perfection: Twirl Your Way to Happiness

Indulge in the heartwarming goodness of our Saucy Pasta Perfection. This dish is a symphony of flavors that dances on your taste buds, leaving you craving for more. Picture yourself in a rustic Italian trattoria, savoring every twirl of pasta as you immerse in pure happiness.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups of penne pasta
  • 1 cup of vine-ripened tomatoes, diced
  • ½ cup of fresh basil leaves, torn
  • ¼ cup of extra-virgin olive oil
  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon of red pepper flakes
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Grated parmesan cheese for garnish

Instructions

  1. Boil the penne pasta until al dente. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a pan, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add minced garlic and red pepper flakes, sautéing until fragrant.
  3. Add the diced tomatoes and cook for 5-7 minutes, allowing them to soften.
  4. Toss in the cooked pasta, fresh basil, salt, and pepper. Mix well, ensuring the flavors meld.
  5. Serve hot, garnished with grated parmesan cheese.

Prep time: 10 minutes | Cook time: 15 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

A delightful pasta dish that combines al dente penne, vine-ripened tomatoes, and fresh basil, all brought together with a hint of garlic and red pepper.

Nutrition per serving: Calories: 320, Carbohydrates: 42g, Protein: 8g, Fat: 14g

Twirl your fork into a plate of Saucy Pasta Perfection and take a bite of pure joy. The interplay of textures and tastes is an ode to the simple pleasures of life. Each strand of pasta cradles the vibrant flavors, and every bite takes you on a journey to a sun-kissed Italian countryside. Whether it’s a cozy dinner for two or a family gathering, this dish fosters connections and brings smiles. So, gather your loved ones, embrace the comfort of good food, and let the happiness of Saucy Pasta Perfection fill your heart and stomach.