Penne Pasta W/ Tomato-red Onion Sauce Recipe

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Penne pasta w/ tomato-red onion sauce

sherry monfils

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@smonfils

A delicious, healthy pasta dish. Calories: 314
Fat: 7 grams, 1 gram saturated
Carbs: 54 grams.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

1 Tbsp
olive oil, extra virgin
1 small
red onion, finely chopped
1 tsp
minced garlic
1-1/4 lb
cherry tomatoes
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
pepper
8 oz
whole wheat penne pasta
4 Tbsp
grated parmesan cheese, i used reduced-fat.
6
fresh,thinly sliced basil leaves

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oil in lg pot over medium heat. Add onion. Cook, stirring until softened, about 5 mins. Add garlic, cook, stirring constantly until fragrant.
2
Stir tomatoes, salt & pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally until tomatoes start to get soft and sauce slightly thickens. Transfer sauce to bowl and keep warm.
3
Wash pot and cook pasta in pot. Drain. Return pasta to pot. Add sauce, 2 tbsp grated cheese and basil. Toss to combine. Serve sprinkled w/ remaining grated cheese.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy