Angel Hair Pasta and Quick Tomato Sauce

Course Main Dish, Pasta


  • 2 cloves garlic finely slivered
  • 2 c diced fresh plum tomatoes
  • 2 c diced canned plum tomatoes
  • Pinch of nutmeg
  • Salt to taste
  • 1/4 lb angel hair pasta
  • Freshly gr black pepper to taste
  • 4 T coarsely chopped parsley
  • 3 c peeled sliced and slivered yellow onions


  1. Onions (start these first)

    Line a cookie sheet with aluminum foil.

    Spread onions on sheet, toss with remaining 1/4 C Olive Oil. Grind black pepper to taste (I grind a LOT).

    Place under broiler,3  - 4 inches from flame. Cook untilo nions are carmelized. PRO TIP: stir frequently and take time to cook to your preference. this makes or breaks the dish for me!

    Cook pasta


  1. Over low flame, heat1/4 C Olive Oil in a saucepan. Add garlic and cook until it softens (do not brown). Add tomatoes, nutmeg, salt and pepper. Stir and cook uncovered over medium heat for 10 min. Add 2 T. parsley and turn heat to low to keep warm.


  1. divide tomato sauce among 4 flat bowls.

    place equal portions of pasta on each plate in the center of tomato sauce.

    top with broiled onions

    sprinkle with remaining parsley

angel hair pasta and quick tomato sauce recipe
Angel Hair Pasta and Quick Tomato Sauce
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