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zesty-pasta-sauce recipe

Date:    Wed, 20 Apr 94 04:18:27 EDT
 From:    mayflies@aol.com
 Quick and Easy Zesty Pasta Sauce
 various sliced mushrooms (as many as you like-I used 4oz)
 1-2 cloves garlic, minced
 red wine (I used beaujoulay sp?)
 2 Tbs dried Italian herbs (any combo of rosemary, oregano, thyme, marjoram,
 parsley, etc.)
 28 oz can choice cut diced tomatoes(4c fresh)
 1/2 tsp (scant) crushed red pepper
 Saute mushrooms in a large nonstick pan for 2 min (Pam optional)
 Add minced garlic and continue to saute 2 min more
 Add 1/4 c red wine, 1 Tbs herbs & cook until reduced - 5 min or so
 Add tomatoes and bring to a lively simmer
 Add other 1 Tbs of herbs, crushed red pepper
 You may add more wine if you like (1/4-1/2c)
 Continue simmering for 15 - 20 min, stirring occasionally until tomatoes
 soften and juices reduce a little
 I served it tossed with herbed pasta and it was fantastic
 kwvegan vegan