ONE Pot Pasta - A hearty meal in half an hour
One Pot Pasta, the name itself is self explanatory. Chop ,add everything into one pot and cook and a hearty meal for the family is ready.
  • ¼ packet of Spaghetti or any pasta of your choice
  • 10 - Cherry tomatoes
  • 1 - Onion, medium sized
  • 4 to 5 - Mushrooms (optional)
  • 10 - Sun-dried tomatoes
  • 4 to 5 - Garlic cloves
  • Handful of Basil leaves
  • 4 Tbsp - Extra virgin Olive oil
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 tsp - Red chilly flakes
  • 4 tsps - Tomato paste (optional)
  • 1 big dollop of cream
  • More Basil for garnishing
  • 4 cups - Water
  1. Chop Onion, tomatoes, mushrooms, sun dried tomatoes and add them along with the pasta in the casserole.
  2. Crush or finely chop the garlic and add that too.
  3. Tear Basil leaves and add that into the casserole.
  4. Add water, salt, olive oil and red chilly flakes.
  5. Let the water start boiling. Cover the casserole with the lid and cook till the pasta is cooked and the water has reduced.
  6. Add cream at this stage and give it a good mix.
  7. The sauce has to be creamy.
  8. Add  Basil and little bit of olive oil and give it a good mix and serve it hot.
Recipe by MADaboutkitchen at