Pasta with tuna and tomato sauce

pasta with tuna and tomato sauceYou can make this recipe with any type of pasta: spaghetti, noodles, fettucine, macaroni, etc. The measurements are approximate and really depend on the number you are cooking for.

1 x 400g can chopped tomatoes
3 cloves garlic, finely chopped
1 can tuna
1 tablspoon capers, chopped
1 small can black olives, stoned and chopped
2 tablespoons tomato purée
olive oil
salt and pepper

Cook the pasta in boiling, salted water.

Meanwhile heat some olive oil in and gently fry the garlic until soft.

Add the chilli and stir-fry for a while before adding the tuna, chopped tomatoes and tomato purée. Season with salt and pepper. Bring to the boil and then cover and leave to simmer until the pasta is cooked.

Drain the pasta and tip into the saucepan, stirring well to combine all the flavours.