This is a great simple sauce that celebrates the freshness of summer. If you are short on time, substitute with Mrs. Wages Pasta Sauce Mix….
1/4 olive oil
8 cups peeled tomatoes chopped seeded if desired
4 cloves fresh garlic chopped
1/2 cup fresh basil
1/4 cup fresh parsley
1 tablespoon fresh thyme
Pinch red pepper flakes
Salt and pepper
- Heat oil in pan add garlic and red pepper flakes. Cook for a few seconds, do not let garlic burn.
- Add tomatoes and season with salt and pepper. Simmer for 20 minutes.
- Just before serving turn off heat add fresh herbs stir and cover until ready to serve.
- Toss in freshly cooked pasta with ¼ cup hot pasta water, top with freshly grated parmesan cheese.
Serve this with a salad for a light dinner or with a grilled steak and fresh vegetable for something a bit more substantial.