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simple pasta: spaghetti with sun dried tomatoes

Why are sun dried tomatoes so good? I recently have been buying the packaged ones at Trader Joes and throwing them in any dishes I can. I love all kinds of pasta- creamy, red sauce, white sauce, spicy, you name it. But sometimes, a simple pasta dish does the trick. Back in August, I posted a simple pasta recipe for capellini with tomatoes & basil. This is basically the same recipe but you just substitute sun dried tomatoes for cherry tomatoes. It’s light, fresh & the tomatoes add a bit of sweetness to the dish. Yeah sorry I wasn’t too creative on this post but had to share my new found love for sun dried tomatoes. They’re also good in omelettes/scrambles, salads, and sandwiches. I’m not ashamed to admit that I ate this pasta and popped some more tomatoes in my mouth like a snack. https://delishthoughts.wordpress.com/2013/08/18/simple-pasta-capellini-with-tomatoes-basil/ A Delish Thoughts recipe: Serves 2 (or 1 if you eat a lot like me) Ingredients: – capellini pasta – 1/3 cup olive oil – 2 cloves of garlic, …