Quick pasta sauces

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NIKKI SMITH

By
@adorefood

Add these delicious, yet simple, pasta sauces to your repertoire and you'll never be short of ideas at dinner time.

Pasta can be one of the easiest meals to throw together. You can make a tasty dish using only pasta and one of these sauces.

Rating:
★★★★☆ 3 votes
Comments:
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

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HEALTHY BASIL PESTO

2 large
basil bunches
1
crushed garlic clove
2 Tbsp
shredded parmesan cheese
1 Tbsp
pine nuts and
1/3 c
weight watchers balsamic dressing.

SPEEDY BOLOGNESE

1/2 lb
lean ground beef
1 c
diced tomatoes
1/4 c
tomato paste
1/4 Tbsp
herbs
1/3 c
water

SUN-DRIED TOMATO TAPENADE

1/4
grated parmesan cheese
1 Tbsp
chopped fresh oregano,
1
crushed garlic clove
1 Tbsp
balsamic vinegar
1/4 c
water
1 bottle
sun dried tomatoes, dry packed (not oil)

How to Make Quick pasta sauces

Step-by-Step

  • 1Healthy basil pesto
    Serves: 6
    POINTS value per 2 ( 1/2 tbs)

    Process leaves from 2 large basil bunches with 1 crushed garlic clove, 2 tbs shredded parmesan cheese, 1 tbs pine nuts and 1/3 cup Weight Watchers Balsamic Dressing.
  • 2Speedy Bolognese
    Serves: 4
    POINTS value per serve: 4

    Cook 1/2 lb lean beef mince in a non-stick pan until browned. Add 1 cup diced tomatoes, 1/4 cup tomato paste,1/3 cup herbs and 1/3 cup water. Simmer for 15 minutes.
  • 3Sun-dried tomato tapenade
    Serves: 4
    POINTS value per serve: 1/2 tbs

    Process 1 bottle sun-dried tomatoes (not in oil), 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese, 1 tbs chopped fresh oregano, 1 crushed garlic clove, 1 tbs balsamic vinegar and 1/4 cup water.

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Course/Dish: Other Sauces, Dressings




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