30 MINUTE RECIPE

Spicy Italian Red Sauce

Need an easy weeknight dinner recipe that takes less than 30 minutes? Make a pan of spicy Italian red sauce...the whole family will love it!

Ingredients

whole canned tomatoes olive oil tomato paste Calabrian chiles garlic salt and pepper

Chop up Calabrian chiles and garlic until finely minced

01

Heat oil over medium heat and cook chopped garlic. 

02

Swirl in Calabrian chiles and tomato paste and cook until caramelized.

Can't find Calabrian chiles? The recipe has options!

03

Add the can of whole tomatoes with their juices and cook for about 20 minutes.

04

Use the back of a wooden spoon to crush the tomatoes to the thickness you like

RECIPE TIP

Toss rigatoni or penne pasta into the arrabbiata sauce

05

“Arrabbiata means angry in Italian.”

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-josie + nina

Reserve about 1/2 cup of pasta water to thicken the spicy red sauce and make a smooth texture.

Pasta Sauce  Tip

Easy dinner recipe with a spicy pasta sauce in less than 30 minutes!

Meet Lori

I believe good comfort food is approachable, has a kiss of Italian flavor, and shouldn't take hours to make. Grab a seat at the table!