Pasta is an easy and filling snack or meal that’s especially kid-friendly since you can make it interesting by adding vegetables and cheese per your preference. Also, you can make the pasta sauce as spicy or flavourful as you prefer. You can also check out this vegetarian pad thai recipe, vegetarian lasagne with mushrooms, or this super simple basil pesto pasta for a quick weeknight dinner that your kids would love too. Browse all noodles and pasta recipes here.
EASY TOMATO PASTA RECIPE FOR KIDS
Pasta (boiled with little salt) – 1 cup
Tomatoes – 2 medium
Onions – 1, finely diced
Crushed garlic – 6 cloves
Crushed red chillies – 3
Pepper powder – 1 tsp
Capsicum – half
Oil – 1 tbsp
How to Make Simple Tomato Pasta:
1. Saute onions and garlic in oil till golden brown.
2. Add pepper and crushed chillies and fry for a min.
3. Make a puree out of the tomatoes and add to the above mixture, along with the capsicum. Boil for 3 mins.
4. Add the boiled pasta and keep on fire for another 2-3 mins. Add salt to taste.
It was slightly bland, but it was great for dinner. If you have any suggestions in making pasta dishes more flavourful, do let me know. Adding cheese would be a last option, since its not too healthy (though I love cheese!).