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Farfalle pasta with tomato and cheese sauce

Ingredients for Making Farfalle Pasta with Tomato Cheese Sauce

  1. Olive oil 30 ml
  2. Garlic 3 cloves
  3. Tomato paste 800 grams
  4. Feta (soft cheese) 150 grams
  5. Salt 150 grams
  6. Sugar 1 teaspoon
  7. Basil 10 leaves
  8. Farfalle pasta 600 grams
  • Main Ingredients Tomato, Cheese, Pasta
  • Serving 4 servings
  • World CuisineItalian Cuisine


Saucepan (5-6 liters), Tablespoon, Table fork, Frying pan, Colander, Sharp knife

Making pasta farfalle with tomato and cheese sauce:

Step 1: Cook the pasta.

Take a large pot, for 600 grams of pasta we need about 5.5 liters of water, in which add 2 tablespoons of salt. Before lowering the pasta into the pan, make sure the water is boiling. After that, add the pasta very quickly, and only mix once, this is necessary to separate the pasta from each other. Next, you need to lay them around the entire perimeter of the pot, and you do not need to cover it, because the water in it will boil quite quickly, and if you cover the pot with a lid, everything will flow onto the stove. Note 10-12 minutes, although the cooking time depends on the quality and shape of the pasta. Therefore, in order to check whether pasta is ready - just try them. Do this at intervals of a minute, starting somewhere around 8. This is necessary only if you are working with pasta of any company for the first time. It is necessary to prepare a colander and already at the moment when you start to drain the pasta, you need to rinse the colander with boiling water first - this will heat it and prepare it for hot pasta. All water does not need to be drained - leave a little liquid, so that the finished pasta does not dry out. Then put the colander on the pan so that all the liquid drains into it.

Step 2: Step 2: Prepare the tomato and cheese sauce.

Cut the garlic into small rings and fry in olive oil, while noting on the clock for about a minute. Then be sure to add the tomato paste. After that, cut the feta into small cubes and add it to the sauce, while reducing the heat to a minimum. Cook the sauce for twenty minutes, and add chopped basil a couple of minutes before the end.

Step 3: Step 3: Mix the sauce.

After you have prepared the tomato and cheese sauce, mix it again and even then it can be mixed with cooked pasta.

Step 4: Step 4: Serve pasta farfalle with tomato and cheese sauce.

Watering the pasta sauce on top, you can decorate the dish with any kind of greens for your taste. Serve this yummy at least for breakfast, at least for lunch, at least for dinner, but always in a hot form in order to fully feel the aroma and taste of your efforts. Good appetite!

Recipe Tips:

- - Serve the pasta always on heated plates, they should be as hot as possible, at the time of serving.

- - Do not rinse pasta with cold water, since now they are released peeled.

- - You can also add a small piece of butter to pasta, so they acquire a peculiar good taste.