Alabama Recipes

Piace Pellerossa Sauce

Piace Pellerossa Sauce
This simple sauce is perfect over angel hair or almost any other pasta you’ve got handy.

As Served By: Ricatoni's, Florence | Yield: 6 servings


  • 1 1/2 cups olive oil
  • 1/2 cup garlic, roughly chopped
  • 3 pounds whole tomatoes, peeled
  • 3/4 cup fresh basil, chopped
  • Kosher salt to taste
  • Coarse black pepper to taste


In a saucepan, heat olive oil with the garlic until oil boils for 3 minutes. Crush tomatoes by hand in a bowl. Add the olive oil with the garlic, basil, salt and pepper and stir well. Heat needed amount and serve over angel hair pasta.

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