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So then, are you looking for a funky spaghetti sauce? Try this easy tuna pasta sauce: al dente penne with a chunky tuna and tomato sauce... Ready in 15 minutes!

15 Minute Tuna Pasta Sauce

Looking for a funky spaghetti sauce? Try this easy pasta tuna sauce: al dente penne with a chunky tuna and tomato sauce... Ready in 15 minutes!

Course Main Course
Cuisine Mediterranean
Prep Time 0 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 2 people
Calories per serving 827 kcal

Ingredients

  • 10,5 oz dry pasta (300 g)
  • 17 oz canned whole tomatoes (200 g)
  • 5,5 oz canned tuna (155 g), drained
  • 1 large garlic clove sliced
  • 1 tsp red chili chopped
  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 tbsp capers in brine
  • a handful fresh parsley chopped
  • pepper
  • salt

Instructions

  1. Cook the pasta until al dente and drain it. In the meantime make the tuna sauce. Pour the olive oil in a large pan and add the sliced garlic and chopped red chili. Then place the pan over medium heat and gently fry the garlic and chili for 3 minutes until golden.
  2. Pour in the canned tomatoes, mash them up a little and cook them in the hot oil for 7 minutes.
    Summer is in the air! So it's about time for this easy tuna pasta sauce: al dente penne with a chunky tuna and tomato sauce!
  3. Season the chunky tomato sauce with a pinch of pepper and salt. Add the drained tuna together with the capers to the tomato sauce.
    Summer is in the air! So it's about time for this easy tuna pasta sauce: al dente penne with a chunky tuna and tomato sauce!
  4. Stir the sauce well and break up the biggest tuna lumps. Cook for another 2 minutes. Check the seasoning and add extra pepper or salt to taste if necessary. Stir in the freshly chopped parsley. Add the cooked pasta and give it all a very good stir. Scoop the pasta and tuna sauce onto deep plates. Sprinkle with extra freshly chopped parsley and serve.
    So then, are you looking for a funky spaghetti sauce? Try this easy tuna pasta sauce: al dente penne with a chunky tuna and tomato sauce... Ready in 15 minutes!