Roasted Red Pepper Sauce

Roasted Red Pepper Sauce
Servings: 6 Prep 10 mins Cook 20 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped onion
  • 2 cloves minced garlic
  • 2 jars (12 ounces each) roasted red peppers, drained and coarsely chopped
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh thyme OR 1 teaspoon dried
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup dry white wine
  • 1/4 cup half-and-half
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 pound bowtie pasta (farfalle)
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh basil

Make It

1. Heat oil in nonstick skillet over medium heat. Add onion and garlic. Cook until tender, about 5 minutes. Add water, 2 tablespoons at a time, if too dry. Stir in peppers and thyme. Cook about 5 minutes. Add broth and wine. Simmer, uncovered, 10 minutes longer.

2. Add sauce in batches to food processor or blender. Stir in half-and-half and salt; whirl to a puree.

3. Meanwhile, cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and place pasta in large serving bowl. Toss with sauce. Stir in basil. Serve immediately. Makes 6 servings.

Nutrition Facts

Servings Per Recipe: 6; Amount Per Serving: cal. (kcal): 310, Fat, total (g): 5, chol. (mg): 5, sat. fat (g): 1, carb. (g): 55, pro. (g): 9, sodium (mg): 358, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.