Category - Pasta Sauces

All-Purpose Marinara Sauce Recipe

All-Purpose Marinara Sauce

Description I use this recipe for marinara sauce as a base for all my pasta dishes. You can use the sauce 'as is' for a meatless spaghetti sauce. Or you can add just about any meat or seafood to add variety to...

Tortellini Alfredo with Fresh Spinach Recipe

Tortellini Alfredo with Fresh Spinach

Description Shelf-stable tortellini and fresh spinach pair up with a delicious cheesy Alfredo sauce in this easy pasta dinner. Ingredients 2 quarts water 1 teaspoon salt 1 (16 ounce) package dry tortellini 1 (8 ounce)...

Raw Pasta Sauce Recipe

Raw Pasta Sauce

Description This raw pasta sauce is packed with nutrient-rich vegetables and is super easy to prepare. Serve over uncooked spaghetti squash. Ingredients 2 medium whole (2-3/5" dia) (blank)s tomatoes, chopped ¼ cup...

Roasted Vegetable Pasta Sauce Recipe

Roasted Vegetable Pasta Sauce

Description Combining roasted vegetables with whole peeled tomatoes and basil is the recipe for a healthier pasta sauce that doesn't skimp on flavor. Ingredients 2 large red onions, cut into 1-inch wedges 2 eaches...

Lemon Basil Alfredo Sauce Recipe

Lemon Basil Alfredo Sauce

Description This versatile summer Alfredo showcases fresh basil, the whole lemon, and three beloved Italian cheeses: Parmesan, Romano, and ricotta. Ingredients 1 (6 ounce) package egg noodles 1 lemon, zested ½ lemon...

Merguez Bolognese Sauce Recipe

Merguez Bolognese Sauce

Description This bolognese is a spicer take on a traditional Bolognese sauce, spiced with merguez sausage--which can be adjusted if you have a milder palate. Ingredients 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil 1 ounce...

Frank's Famous Spaghetti Sauce

Frank’s Famous Spaghetti Sauce

Description Years of experimenting with many recipes has yielded this recipe that is thick and meaty, yet easy and quick to prepare. Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 onion, chopped 1 green bell pepper, chopped 3...

Tomato-Cream Sauce for Pasta

Tomato-Cream Sauce for Pasta

Description Serve over your favorite pasta. Absolutely delicious and so easy to make! Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, diced 1 clove garlic, minced 1 (14.5 ounce) can Italian-style diced tomatoes, undrained...

Tasty Spaghetti Sauce

Tasty Spaghetti Sauce

Description A quick and tasty spaghetti sauce. I make it for my family all the time, and they love it. Spoon sauce generously over spaghetti noodles. Best served with generous portions of garlic toast. Ingredients 1...

Basil Cream Sauce

Basil Cream Sauce

Description After a mad search on the net for a recipe for this sauce I had to create my own. This can be reheated in the microwave without the usual cream sauce defects. I just love the light green color and how well...

Simple Marinara Sauce

Simple Marinara Sauce

Description This is a simple marinara sauce, good over any pasta or on lasagna. Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 (28 ounce) can crushed tomatoes 1 (28 ounce) can tomato puree 2 ½ tablespoons...

Alfredo Sauce

Alfredo Sauce

Description Rich and creamy! I have found that Parmesan cheese doesn't melt well, and often substitute Gruyere cheese. Ingredients ¼ cup butter 1 cup heavy cream 1 clove garlic, crushed 1 ½ cups freshly grated Parmesan...

Quick and Easy Alfredo Sauce

Quick and Easy Alfredo Sauce

Description I experimented with this until I found a quick, cheap, and easy Alfredo sauce combination -- the secret is cream cheese! Ingredients ½ cup butter 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese 2 teaspoons garlic powder 2...

Spaghetti Sauce with Ground Beef

Spaghetti Sauce with Ground Beef

Description This recipe has been handed down from my mother. It is a family favorite and will not be replaced! (Definite husband pleaser!) Ingredients 1 pound ground beef 1 onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 small...

Homemade Tomato Sauce I

Homemade Tomato Sauce I

Description Fresh and delicious. Ingredients 10 medium whole (2-3/5" dia) (blank)s ripe tomatoes 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons butter 1 onion, chopped 1 green bell pepper, chopped 2 medium (blank)s carrots...

Fresh Tomato Marinara Sauce

Fresh Tomato Marinara Sauce

Description A rich, flavorful sauce that is healthy. Great for use in pasta, lasagna, and other casseroles. My favorite way to eat it is to pour over raw zucchini 'pasta' for an extra-fresh and tasty meal that's very...

Italian Spaghetti Sauce with Meatballs

Italian Spaghetti Sauce with Meatballs

Description This is a recipe I got from my mother years ago -- it's great. Ingredients 1 pound lean ground beef 1 cup fresh bread crumbs 1 tablespoon dried parsley 1 tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese ¼ teaspoon ground...

Garlic Butter Sauce I

Garlic Butter Sauce I

Description A rich, buttery sauce for pasta with herbs and garlic. Great with grated Parmesan or Romano cheese. Try serving it over your favorite pasta. Easy to double or triple. Ingredients ⅓ cup butter 1 clove crushed...

Best Marinara Sauce Yet

Best Marinara Sauce Yet

Description This is a very easy homemade red sauce, and the only one my 5 year old daughter will eat! Serve with your favorite pasta. Ingredients 2 (14.5 ounce) cans stewed tomatoes 1 (6 ounce) can tomato paste 4...

World's Best Pasta Sauce!

World’s Best Pasta Sauce!

Description Well, my Lasagna has become quite popular, and I think the sauce from that makes amazing meat sauce as well. So I thought I would post it by its self. Ingredients 1 pound sweet Italian sausage, sliced ¾...

Easy Vodka Sauce

Easy Vodka Sauce

Description This is a great and simple sauce to make. Tastes delicious over any pasta! I especially love it with lobster ravioli. Ingredients ½ cup butter 1 onion, diced 1 cup vodka 2 (28 ounce) cans crushed tomatoes 1...

Stephanie's Freezer Spaghetti Sauce

Stephanie’s Freezer Spaghetti Sauce

Description This is a great sauce to make and freeze when you have a surplus of tomatoes from your garden! Grab your tomatoes and crock pot and you're set! Beef lovers can add in a half pound of ground chuck for a...

Fresh Tomato Basil Sauce

Fresh Tomato Basil Sauce

Description A delicious sauce made with fresh tomatoes and fresh basil. A late summer delight! Ingredients 8 pounds tomatoes, seeded and diced ¼ cup chopped fresh basil 1 large onion, minced 3 cloves garlic, minced ½...

Lighter Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe and Video

Lighter Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

Description Chef John's version of chicken fettuccine alfredo is lightened by substituting some of the heavy cream with chicken broth. Ingredients 2 large boneless skinless chicken breasts 2 cups low-sodium chicken...

Pesto Sauce

Pesto Sauce

Description Quick and easy pesto to top your pasta. A great change from red sauce. Ingredients 3 cups fresh basil leaves 1 ½ cups chopped walnuts 4 cloves garlic, peeled ¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 cup olive oil salt...

Tamra's Lemon Artichoke Pesto Recipe

Tamra’s Lemon Artichoke Pesto

Description Chopped artichoke hearts mingle with garlic, lemon juice, walnuts, cilantro, cayenne, and Parmesan. It's great on rotelle pasta or as an appetizer on mini toasts. Ingredients ¼ cup chopped fresh cilantro...

Basic Bechamel Sauce

Basic Bechamel Sauce

Description This is a quick and easy bechamel sauce. Ingredients 5 tablespoons butter ¼ cup all-purpose flour 1 quart milk 2 teaspoons salt ¼ teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg Instructions Melt butter in a large saucepan...