food

Homemade Alphaghetti

A childhood treat elevated for an adult palate.

food

Homemade Alphaghetti

A childhood treat elevated for an adult palate.

Ingredients

  • Olive oil
  • 1 small white onion diced
  • 1 clove of garlic minced
  • 1 carrot grated
  • 1 650 milliliters can of tomato sauce
  • 1 1/2 cups of vegetable broth
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 cup of dry Alphabet Pasta
  • 1/3 cup parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Steps

  1. In a pot over medium heat, drizzle in a couple glugs of olive oil and add the onion, garlic and carrot to fry until soft.
  2. Pour in the tomato sauce, broth, honey, Worcestershire, basil and oregano and stir, turn up the heat to bring to a boil and then take the heat back to medium and simmer for 15 minutes.
  3. In a separate pot of boiling water cook the pasta as recommended on the package. Drain and set aside.
  4. Remove the tomato sauce from the heat and using an immersion blender, blend until smooth.
  5. Stir in the Parmesan cheese and season with salt and pepper. Finally stir in the alphabets and enjoy.