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How to Make Pasta Sauce with Tomatoes

18 May

This post is dedicated to all those who believe their culinary range is limited to cooking instant noodles and heating ready-made food, for whom pasta sauce means a pricey jar of red substance bought from the supermarket.

Please. Don’t let those packaged pasta sauce bottles burn a hole in your pocket and inject a million preservatives into your system. Making homemade tomato sauce for pasta is the easiest thing in the world. At least, if you go by this recipe I’m going to share with you.


3 Recipe Ideas Using Pesto

28 Feb

As promised, here come suggestions for different tasty recipe ideas using coriander parsley pesto.

1. Mushroom and Cherry Tomato Sauté with Pesto


Spinach Cheese Pasta

19 Feb

I love spinach no less than Popeye and cook it in a variety of ways. You’ve read some of my Indian recipes with spinach so far; now presenting a pasta recipe with spinach as its prime ingredient. Spinach cheese pasta should make spinach-haters too have a change of heart :).

You Need:

  • Pasta – 2 cups (I used fusili pasta)
  • Onion – 1, finely chopped
  • Spinach leaves – 2 bunches, cleaned and stems removed
  • Cream – 1 tablespoon
  • Milk – 1 tablespoon
  • Cream cheese – 1 tablespoon (I used Britannia pepper-cheese spread)
  • Salt – to taste
  • Oil – 2 teaspoons 


Tomato Olive Capsicum Pasta

27 Jan

Olives and tomatoes, my two favorites, go into this dish in generous doses. Needless to say this is one of my best-loved meals.