Sometimes you just need a simple, fresh dinner. This dish is exactly that. You don’t need to be a gardener to enjoy this pasta. It doesn’t even need to be summer! With just 6 ingredients, and only 15 minutes to prep and make, you can have a tasty garden fresh dinner in no time!
Can I use a different kind of pasta?
This recipe calls for spaghetti pasta, but you can use any other kind of pasta you’d like. Other pasta options that would work well this recipe include angel hair pasta, shells, penne pasta, and linguine.
What type of tomato should I buy?
Any type of garden variety tomato would work in this recipe. You could use 2 large regular tomatoes, 3 medium sized heirloom tomatoes, 3-4 roma tomatoes, or you could even halve 1 pint of either grape or cherry tomatoes. Different varieties of tomatoes may produce a slightly different flavor, but any tomato will work.
Looking to use up more of those summer garden tomatoes? You may also be interested in these other delicious tomato recipes:
- Healthy Cucumber Tomato Salad
- Balsamic Tomato Salad
- Oven Roasted Tomatoes
- Savory Southern Tomato Pie
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This recipe first appeared on The Stay At Home Chef on June 17, 2013