Puttanesca I

Your Daily Italian Recipe Puttanesca I !!!

Servings - 04

• 8 ounces pasta
• 1/2 cup olive oil
• 3 cloves garlic, minced
• 2 cups chopped tomatoes, pushed through a sieve
• 4 anchovy filets, rinsed and chopped
• 2 tablespoons tomato paste
• 3 tablespoons capers
• 20 Greek olives, pitted and coarsely chopped
• 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes

1. Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Cook pasta in boiling water for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.
2. Heat oil in a skillet over low heat; cook garlic in oil until golden. Add sieved tomatoes, and cook 5 minutes. Stir in anchovies, tomato paste, capers, olives, and red pepper flakes. Cook 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
3. Toss pasta with sauce, and serve.