Perfect Italian Recipe

Easy, Delicious Penne Pomodoro

This Penne Pomodoro Recipe is so simple, perfectly balanced & ready in 30 minutes.

Step 1

Sauté Garlic, Chili Flakes, & Tomato Paste

Garlic, tomato paste, and dried chiles layer tons of flavor and spice into this Penne Pomodoro Recipe.

Step 2

Add Tomatoes, Mash, and Simmer

Let the canned whole tomatoes simmer for 10 minutes to soften. This will make them easier to break with the masher.

Step 3

Combine the Pomodoro & the Pasta

As its name implies, penne is traditional. in penne pomodoro. But you can use any shape you like. Pomodoro is so versatile.

Step 4

Top with Fresh Herbs. Enjoy!

The herbs, especially basil should be added to the TOP of the Pomodoro since heat diminishes its flavor.