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Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti with Blistered Tomatoes - Tossed in roasted garlic oil, blistered tomatoes and a handful of parmesan cheese, these easy, 20-minute Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti are your best bet! YET!

Garlic Parmesan Spaghetti with Blistered Tomatoes

Katerina | Diethood
 This easy pasta dinner is made with blistered tomatoes and a handful of parmesan cheese, all tossed together in roasted garlic olive oil. A 20-min dinner idea everyone will love!
Servings : 5
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 20 mins


  • 10 to 12-ounces dry spaghetti (use whole wheat spaghetti, if possible)
  • water
  • 1/2 tablespoon STAR Roasted Garlic Oil
  • 1/2 tablespoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons STAR Roasted Garlic Oil
  • 1 shallot , finely sliced
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes
  • salt and fresh ground pepper , to taste
  • 1/4 cup grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh basil
  • 1/2 tablespoon chopped flat leaf parsley


  • Fill a large pot with water.
  • Add garlic oil and salt; bring to a boil.
  • Add spaghetti to the pot and cook according to the directions on the box.
In the meantime, prepare the tomatoes.
  • Add oil to a nonstick skillet; heat over medium-high heat
  • Add the shallots and saute for 1 minute.
  • Add the cherry tomatoes, season with salt and pepper, and let sit for 2 minutes, or until they start to blister.
  • Stir and continue to cook 2 more minutes.
  • Drain pasta and add to skillet.
  • Add parmesan cheese and cook and stir until thoroughly combined and heated through.
  • Stir in fresh basil and parsley.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Serve immediately.


Calories: 111 kcal | Carbohydrates: 6 g | Protein: 3 g | Fat: 8 g | Saturated Fat: 1 g | Cholesterol: 4 mg | Sodium: 785 mg | Potassium: 223 mg | Fiber: 0 g | Sugar: 2 g | Vitamin A: 525 IU | Vitamin C: 21.9 mg | Calcium: 66 mg | Iron: 0.8 mg | Net Carbs: 6 g

Nutritional info is an estimate and provided as courtesy. Values may vary according to the ingredients and tools used. Please use your preferred nutritional calculator for more detailed info.

Course: Dinner
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: easy pasta dinner, pasta recipe,, vegetarian dinner idea