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Fresh California Tomato Pasta Sauce Recipe

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This recipe for Fresh California Tomato Pasta Sauce, by , is from Our Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Kristy Cox
Added: Wednesday, July 15, 2009


12 Italian plum tomatoes chopped fine
24 fresh basil leaves chopped fine
1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
Black pepper to taste
1 tbsp capers whole
12 black olives chopped
1 pound penne pasta cooked

combine all ingredients except the pasta and let sit for one hour before serving
DON'T Cook
Cook pasta al dente Toss with ingredients
May be served with freshly grated Parmesan Cheese if desired
Serve immediately




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