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Fast & Easy Dinner: Penne With Triple Tomato Sauce

Fast & Easy Dinner: Penne With Triple Tomato Sauce

If you love the taste of vine-ripened tomatoes, you'll enjoy this fuss-free vegetarian meal. Three (fresh, sun-dried, and paste) types of tomatoes are combined in the blender to create a quick, no-cook sauce. Tossed with piping hot pasta, the sauce coats each and every cranny.

For extra decadence, grate on some Parmesan cheese. Pair it with a simple green salad, crusty garlic bread, and glass of white wine, and you've got an ultimate Italian meal. Check out the recipe when you


Penne With Triple Tomato Sauce

Penne With Triple Tomato Sauce

Penne With Triple Tomato Sauce


1 pound penne
2 medium tomatoes (5 ounces each), cut into 1-inch dice
4 oil-packed sun-dried tomatoes, drained
2 tablespoons tomato paste
4 large basil leaves
1 garlic clove
1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil
Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper


  1. In a large pot of boiling salted water, cook the penne until al dente.
  2. Meanwhile, in a blender, combine the diced tomatoes, sun-dried tomatoes, tomato paste, basil, garlic and olive oil. Puree until smooth. Pour the tomato sauce into a large bowl and season with salt and pepper.
  3. Drain the pasta, add it to the sauce and toss well to coat. Serve the pasta piping hot.

Serves 4.

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PinkNC PinkNC 6 years
Sounds yummy :)
cg130 cg130 6 years
mmm....looks good. I'd like to try it with whole-wheat penne!
TeaCakeLover TeaCakeLover 6 years
I made this recipe and not only is it super easy but it's really tasty too. I kept the extra tomato sauce to use later on.
mrsrazon mrsrazon 6 years
Awesome... I'm making this one too!
chiefdishwasher chiefdishwasher 6 years
I said potato, you said tomato....potatow, tomato, patato, tomatow....
SugarKim4203 SugarKim4203 6 years
You had me at triple tomato! ;)
Food Food 6 years
You had me at triple potato!
mamasitamalita mamasitamalita 6 years
omg amazing. I will definitely try this, I love all things tomato sauce!
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