Roasted Red Capsicum and Sundried Tomato Pasta
Author: Bridee Date Posted:10 January 2023
2 red capsicum
1/4 cup / about 6 sundried tomatoes (in oil)
2 garlic cloves
1 heaped tbsp Dairy Free Down Under Cashew Cream Cheese
1 tbsp sundried tomato oil
1/2 cup loosely packed fresh basil
Preheat the oven to 200C
Cut the storks off the capsicums, deseed and cut into 1 inch pieces.
Place on a roasting tray with a glug of oil and salt and pepper. Place in the oven for 20-25 minutes.
The capsicums are done when they are starting to char and are soft.
Place in a food processor with the garlic and sundried tomatoes. Blitz until finely chopped.
Add the sundried tomato oil, cream cheese, and basil. Blitz again. Taste and season with salt and pepper.
Boil some salted water and cook the pasta according to packet instructions. Before draining, reserve 1/2 cup pasta water.
Place the pasta back into the saucepan, add the sauce and stir. Then add 1/4-1/2 cup of the pasta water.
Serve with some vegan parmesan, chilli flakes and extra basil and sundried tomatoes!