amazing 15 minute fresh tomato parmesan pasta

super delicious amazing 15-minute fresh tomato parmesan pasta
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Are you looking for a quick, simple, and delicious recipe? This fantastic 15-minute fresh tomato parmesan pasta recipe is the perfect weeknight dinner meal.

This Pasta recipe is my current obsession. It's so simple and fast-made. It tastes super fresh, and there is no big effort involved. It is just a perfect summer fresh weeknight dinner recipe. My kids love this delicious tomato spinach pasta dish.

Ingredients for the amazing 15-minute fresh tomato parmesan pasta

  • Cherry tomatoes. The best tomatoes for this recipe as they have a very strong, sweet, and fresh flavor. Using different colors enhances the dish with varying flavors; yellow cherry tomatoes taste sour, dark red tomatoes also taste sour, but bright red cherry tomatoes are very sweet and juicy. If cherry tomatoes are unavailable, grape tomatoes are a great substitute. Tomatoes are a good source of Vitamin C, Potassium, Vitamin K1, and Vitamin B9 (folate), and are rich in insoluble fiber.
  • Spinach. The perfect partner for tomatoes, this green leaf is a super healthy source of Vitamin A, Vitamin C, Vitamin K1, Folic acid, Iron, and Calcium. Spinach contains several plant compounds like Lutein, Kaempferol, nitrates, and quercetin, which can improve health, including eye and heart health, decrease the risk of cancer and chronic diseases..
  • Onion. One red onion to flavor things up.
  • Garlic. We are going to stamp the garlic so it can release all its flavor and the sauce can absorb it all.
  • Thyme. This super healthy herb is one of the very few herbs, aka spices, used in this meal. The goal is to keep the number of ingredients simple.
  • Oregano. Perfect for the sauce. In this pasta recipe, the few ingredients used need to have a strong taste and complement each other well.
  • Heavy cream. For the creaminess and sweet taste.
  • Parmigiano Reggiano. Essential for this tomato pasta recipe, acting as the cherry on top.
  • Olive oil. Good quality olive oil to sauté the onion, garlic, and herbs in it, allowing the ingredients to set their aromas free for the tomatoes to absorb.
  • Pasta. You are free to use your favorite pasta. Spaghetti or fettuccine is highly recommended for this Tomato Parmesan sauce.
  • Tomato paste. While the fresh tomatoes provide a fresh taste, the tomato paste enhances the sauce to the next level by giving it a tomato-rich flavor and thickening the sauce.
simple spinach tomato parmesan pasta recipe

tips

  1. You are free to use more tomatoes or spinach.
  2. You can easily meal prep the sauce and, when ready to eat, make the pasta.
  3. You can store this delicious tomato-spinach pasta meal in the fridge for at least four days.
  4. If you're gluten intolerant, then use gluten-free pasta.

simple spinach tomato parmesan pasta recipe

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amazing 15 minute fresh tomato parmesan pasta

super delicious amazing 15-minute fresh tomato parmesan pasta

Preptime: 2min

Cooktime: 15min

Waittime:0min

Totaltime:17min



Ingredients for the recipe:
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500gspaghetti
200gspinach
500gcherry tomatoes
100gParmesan cheese
1onion
3clovesgarlic cloves
2tspthyme
2tsporegano
200gheavy cream
1tbsptomato paste
2tbspolive oil
salt
  1. Add water and salt to a pot, put it on the stove at a high level, and bring it to a boil.
  2. Mix the thyme and oregano in a small bowl and put it aside.
  3. In the meantime, chop the onion and peel the garlic cloves.
  4. Mince the garlic.
  5. Wash the tomatoes and spinach.
  6. Grate the Parmesan cheese.
  7. When the water is boiling, add the pasta and cook for about 7-10 minutes until al dente.
  8. In the meantime, add olive oil to a pan and put it on the stove at a medium-high level.
  9. Add the tomatoes and saute for about 3 minutes.
  10. Add the chopped onion and saute for a minute.
  11. Add the mashed garlic and saute for about 30 seconds.
  12. Gradually add the spinach. Don't forget to stir it, this takes about 3 minutes.
  13. Add the cream, stir the sauce, and let it cook for about 5 minutes with a lid on top.
  14. Check the pasta.
  15. Add some salt, mixed spices, and the freshly grated Parmigiano Reggiano to the pan and let it cook for another 2 minutes.
  16. Add the pasta and mix everything well together.
  17. Ready to serve!
  18. ENJOY!

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