Pasta in Tomato Sauce with Peas is a quick and easy recipe that is perfect for a Sunday family meal or potluck gathering. This will soon become one of your favorite meals!
Start water for pasta. when it starts to boil add pasta. When you drain pasta make sure to save at least 1/4 -12 cup pasta water.
In a medium skillet heat about ¼ cup of olive oil and add garlic making sure not to burn it.
Stir over medium heat for 2 minutes add tomatoes.
Stir for 2 minutes , cover and lower heat a little bit .Check after a few minutes. The tomatoes should burst open at this point
Add basil and salt and pepper
Lower heat, add peas and 1/4 cup pasta water. Cover for at 5 minute. At this point the peas should be done.
Drain pasta, add sauce to pasta and add your favorite cheese and serve!!