Mezzo Penne Pasta

This is one of my go to quick recipes for a Lunch or Dinner.

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Mezzo Penne Pasta
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
Cuisine Italian
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Servings
people
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Add cold water in a large pot and when the water starts to boil add 1tsp salt. After 1 minute and the pasta into the salted water
  2. Meanwhile, heat 2 tablespoon of vegetable oil(or the oil of your choice) in a large nonstick saucepan(I use a two-quart) on medium heat. Add 5 tablespoons crushed Onions,Ginger, and Garlic paste to the pan. When the paste turns light brown add the sliced carrots.Stir and let carrots cook in the paste for about 2 minutes. Turn heat to high and Add the spices,1/2 tsp black pepper,1tsp salt,3 tsp cayenne red pepper,1/2 tsp turmeric powder. Stir well and add the yellow, orange, and red sweet peppers.Stir for 3 minutes and add 1cup sauce of your choice add oregano and basil and let it cook for 3 minutes.(I use pregosauce).
  3. Add Pasta into sauce and let it cook for 3 minutes and season with cilantro and mint.
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