This is the essence of summer - fresh tomatoes and basil with pasta. An old Weight Watchers recipe.
Make and share this Fresh Tomato and Basil Pasta With Toasted Pine Nuts recipe from Food.com.
- In large pot boil pasta until al dente. Drain.
- In heavy skillet, over medium heat, heat oil. Add onion and garlic; saute until tender. Add tomatoes and thyme; cook stirring frequently, until tomatoes are hot, yet still retain their shape and most of the liquid has evaporated, about 5 minutes.
- Remove and discard fresh thyme sprig, if used. Add basil and drained pasta; toss until heated.
- Transfer to serving bowl; season to taste with salt and pepper and sprinkle evenly with pine nuts.