Quick and Easy weeknight Dinner

Pink Sauce Pasta

PInk Sauce Pasta is going to quickly become a family favorite!

This pink sauce recipe is homemade, made from simple ingredients and super easy to put together in just a few minutes.  Homemade pink sauce without hours of work :)

penne pasta tomato paste grated garlic tomato sauce heavy cream salt Parmesan cheese butter


Put water in a medium pot to boil while you start the sauce.

Step 1

In a pan, add the tomato paste and garlic and cook for about 2 minutes over medium heat

Step 2

Add the tomato sauce and stir for another 2-3 minutes, then add the heavy cream and stir together, let come just to a boil.

Step 3

Take the sauce off the heat and stir in the parmesan cheese.  Then return to the stove over low heat and add the butter, stirring until melted. Add the pasta to the sauce and enjoy!

Step 4

Penne pasta my favorite pasta shape, but this sauce works great with a variety of pasta shapes.  Some others that work well: - rigatoni - gemelli - cavatappi

About the pasta shape...

Meet Marni

I'm a mom of 3, love the color gray and someone who wishes everything in life could be as simple as my favorite gray t-shirt.   Looking to keep things a little simpler in the kitchen? I can't wait to help!