Spicy pasta sauce

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 15 mins
Spicy pasta sauce
This sauce adds a tasty kick to a plain pasta dish. You can add or take out some spices depending on whether you think it is too hot for your kids. 

300g pasta
2 tsp olive oil

½ onion,finely chopped

2 garlic cloves

6 large tomatoes, chopped

1 tbsp tomato paste

1 tsp chilli flakes

1 tsp Turmeric

Salt and freshly grounded black pepper

Fresh basil leaves to garnish

Handful parmesan cheese, grated

Cook the pasta according to packet instructions

In a non-stick pan, heat the oil and fry the onion and garlic until soft.

Add the tomatoes, tomato paste, chilli flakes and turmeric. Season with salt and pepper and cook for about 8 minutes.

Drain the pasta and pour the spicy sauce over it

Top with the cheese and a little more pepper. Garnish with the fresh basil leaves.


Preparation Time
10 minutes

Cooking Time
15 minutes

Main ingredients
Pasta & Noodles

Recipe Type
Dressings & Sauces, Pasta/Noodles

Level of Difficulty

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