Poor Mans Tuna Pasta

very cheap, tasty and filling pasta!

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Step 1:

  • Set the pasta on to boil.
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  • Step 3:

  • Heat the oil in a pan and add the chopped onions and garlic, brown the onions for a few minutes.
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  • Add tin of tomato, tomato puree to taste and some water to make it suitably saucy.
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  • Drain and add the tuna, simmer for about 15 minutes stirring every now and again. Add the herbs and chilli powder and salt and pepper to season.
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  • Step 9:

  • Drain pasta and mix in the sauce, add cheese on top!
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  • This can also be made into a bake.
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  • I think everyone should give this a go as I have given this dish to friends who primarily hated tuna!