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Nonna's Sweet Pasta Sauce for Two

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"A quick, easy, sweet-tasting pasta sauce that can be used for anything from spaghetti to lasagna. Serve right away or freeze."
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45 m servings 251
Original recipe yields 2 servings


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  1. Heat olive oil in a small pot over medium heat. Add onion and garlic; cook and stir until onion is soft, about 5 minutes. Stir in water, tomato paste, sugar, bacon, salt, basil, and red pepper flakes. Simmer until flavors combine, about 30 minutes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 251 calories; 9.8 38.5 6.5 7 1392 Full nutrition

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Loved the flavors in this and how easy it was to prepare, and I know it's called 'sweet' in the title, but it was just TOO sweet for us, as written. I reduced the basil, and added in a bit of or...