Rustic Mediterranean Pasta With Tomatoes

READY IN: 28mins
Recipe by Annacia

Try this when you crave a fast-fix, light pasta. The no-cook tomato sauce marries beautifully with fresh parsley and unexpected raisins and pine nuts.

Top Review by Deantini

Lovely pasta! I found it midway that my feta was moudy. Instead I added boccocini and some freshly grated parmesan (for sharper and saltier flavour). Still the flavours were great. Feta cheese would for sure be the right kind of cheese and I plan to make it again as soon as I get some Feta cheese in the kitchen.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cut tomatoes in half, then place in a very large bowl.
  2. Thinly slice onion.
  3. Coarsely chop olives.
  4. Add both to tomatoes.
  5. Drizzle with vinegar and oil.
  6. Sprinkle with feta,parsley and dried seasonings.
  7. Stir to evenly mix.
  8. Let stand at room temperature.
  9. Meanwhile, fill a large saucepan with water and bring to a boil over high heat.
  10. Add pasta and cook according to package directions.
  11. Add raisins (if using) to boiling pasta water for last minute of cooking.
  12. Before draining, ladle out 1/4 cup (50 mL) pasta water.
  13. Drain pasta and raisins, then add to tomatoes and stir.
  14. If pasta is too dry, stir in some of water. Spoon into bowls and sprinkle with pine nuts.

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