Pasta and Tomato with Honey Mustard Sauce



This is a simple vegitarian pasta dish. I came up with the recipes to enter it in a Washington Post recipe contest. It did not win, but it was published in the paper.


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10 Min
20 Min
Stove Top


  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 2
    garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 Tbsp
    balsamic vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 Tbsp
  • 1 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground black pepper
  • 8 oz
    cooked pasta
  • 8
    basil leaves

How to Make Pasta and Tomato with Honey Mustard Sauce


  1. Heat olive oil in a saute pan and cook chopped garlic 1 minute.
  2. Roughly chop tomatoes and add to pan. Cook until moisture has reduced.
  3. Add honey and mustard. Mix and cook two minutes.
  4. Season with salt and pepper and serve tossed with your favorite pasta topped with finely chopped basil.

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About Pasta and Tomato with Honey Mustard Sauce

Course/Dish: Pasta
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Healthy

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