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Creamy Avocado Tomato Sauce

If you love creamy pasta sauce, you’ll love Creamy Avocado Tomato Sauce. With a mix of Italian and Tex-Mex flavours, this healthy pasta dish is sure to please.

  • Author: Jessica
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 15 mins
  • Total Time: 20 mins
  • Yield: 4 to 5 1x
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Ingredients

  • 1 package pasta
  • 1 (28 ounce can) crushed tomatoes
  • 1/3 cup onion diced
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 avocados (plus 1 for a garnish)
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon oregano, dried
  • 1/2 teaspoon basil, dried
  • 1/2 teaspoon parsley, dried
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1/4 teaspoon sugar

Instructions

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a large saucepan, heat olive oil over medium heat. Sauté onions for 2 minutes.
  3. Add oregano, basil, parsley, salt and red pepper flakes, cook for 3 minutes. Stir in garlic for 30 seconds or until fragrant.
  4. Pour in crushed tomatoes and sugar, simmer for 7 minutes.
  5. Remove from heat. Stir in balsamic vinegar and avocados. Using a hand blender, puree pasta sauce. Alternatively, you can carefully pour sauce into a food processor.
  6. Add cooked pasta to sauce. Toss to cover.
  7. Plate and top with diced avocados. Enjoy!
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