Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta

Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta

Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta is a delicious and comforting dish that combines the flavors of ripe tomatoes, fragrant basil, and rich cream. This recipe is perfect for a quick and satisfying weeknight dinner or a special occasion meal. With its creamy sauce and aromatic herbs, it will surely become a family favorite.

Prep Time Cook Time Total Time Servings
10 mins 20 mins 30 mins 4 servings


  • 8 ounces (227g) of pasta
  • 2 tablespoons (30ml) of olive oil
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 can (14 ounces/400g) of diced tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup (120ml) of heavy cream
  • 1/4 cup (15g) of fresh basil leaves, chopped
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Grated Parmesan cheese for garnish (optional)

Cooking Instructions

  1. Cook the pasta according to the package instructions until al dente. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the chopped onion and minced garlic, and sauté until they become translucent and fragrant.
  3. Pour in the diced tomatoes, including the juice from the can. Stir well and let it simmer for about 5 minutes, allowing the flavors to meld together.
  4. Reduce the heat to low and add the heavy cream to the skillet. Stir gently to combine the cream with the tomato mixture.
  5. Add the chopped basil leaves to the skillet and season with salt and pepper to taste. Stir everything together and let it simmer for an additional 5 minutes.
  6. Add the cooked pasta to the skillet and toss it gently in the creamy tomato sauce until well coated.
  7. Remove from heat and serve the Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta hot. Garnish with grated Parmesan cheese, if desired.

Serving Suggestions

  • This Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta is delicious on its own, but you can serve it with a side of garlic bread or a fresh green salad for a complete meal.
  • It's a versatile dish that can be enjoyed for lunch, dinner, or even as leftovers the next day.
  • This recipe is perfect for casual gatherings, potlucks, or weeknight family dinners.

Enjoy the rich and creamy flavors of this delightful Creamy Tomato Basil Pasta. It's a simple yet satisfying dish that will leave everyone wanting more.

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