Thursday, October 4, 2007

Easy creamy pasta sauce

Here's a little something I cooked up in the kitchen last night. I didn't follow a recipe. I just experimented and mixed things together!

I started with whole wheat shell-shaped pasta. While that was cooking, I opened up a pre-made marinara sauce--I chose Corelli's marinara, which is made with Tuscan red wine and extra virgin olive oil. I added in about three spoonfuls of Tofutti's Better Than Cream Cheese to the sauce. I also tossed in 2 tablespoons of nutritional yeast. I stirred the sauce, btcc and nutritional yeast together until it was well blended and hot. When the pasta was done, I mixed some of it in with the sauce and topped it with fresh basil, tomato slices and sunflower seeds. 'Twas good! And easy!

I haven't participated in Ruth's Presto Past Night in awhile. The parade of great pasta recipes is held over at her blog each week. But I think this entry qualifies! :)


The Little Vegan said...

That sauce DOES sound easy... and very good. Maybe I should get moving to my kitchen to try it!

tippitappi said...

ciao Jenny, nice blog! I've found you on veggieboards!
Jenni (2!)

madeinalaska said...

ohh... I do love my pasta and the easier the sauce the better.. sounds oh so good to me!

Holler said...

What a gorgoius photo! I am always up for pasta!

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