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Favorite Recipes: Macaroni and Peas

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Name: JuneRose29
Total Recipes: 1



Macaroni and Peas

Dish: One-dish Meals
Dish Type: Pastas & Noodles
Cooking Method: Stove Top
Diet: Meatless
Difficulty: 3 / 10
Servings: 4
Prep Time: 5 mins
Cook Time: 15 mins

  • 8 oz - can peas in liquid (do not drain)
  • 1/2 lb. - elbow pasta
  • 8 oz - can tomato sauce
  • 1 - egg
  • 1/4 cup - grated cheese
  • 1 - small onion
  • 1 tbsp - olive oil
  • - salt & pepper

Fill large pot with salted water and cook pasta.  Drain and reserve 1/2 cup of cooking water.

Chop onion and saute in oil until lightly golden.  Pour in tomato sauce.  Fill tomato sauce can with water and pour water into pot.

Bring to a quick boil.  While tomato sauce is gently bubbling crack egg into pot and whisk very quickly with a fork.  Keep whisking while egg cooks (about 30 secs).

Lower heat.   Throw in can of peas along with water it is packed in.  Throw in 1/2 of the grated cheese.   Let simmer 5 mins. 

Add pasta.  If it's too dry, loosen up dish with some of the reserved pasta water.  Garnish with grated cheese and/or black pepper to taste.





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