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Tuscan Pasta

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12 ounces uncooked pasta of your choice
Tuscan Tomato Sauce (recipe follows)
1/3 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese, or to taste
Tuscan Tomato Sauce:
2 tablespoons olive oil
1/2 cup chopped onion
2 cloves garlic, minced
8 plum tomatoes, coarsely chopped
1 can (8 ounces) tomato sauce
1 teaspoon each fresh chopped basil, oregano leaves and crushed rosemary leaves
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon black pepper

Cook pasta according to package directions until al dente; drain. Serve sauce over pasta. Garnish with Parmesan.

Heat olive oil heat in medium nonstick saucepan over medium heat until hot.

Add onion; cook and stir about 4 minutes or until tender.

Add garlic and cook 1 minute more.

Stir in tomatoes, tomato sauce, fresh herbs, salt and pepper; bring to a boil.

Reduce heat to low and simmer, uncovered, about 6 minutes or until desired consistency is reached, stirring occasionally.

Makes 3 cups.

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