Spanish Tuna Pasta Bake Recipe

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Spanish-Tuna-Pasta-Bake Recipe

Recipe for Spanish tuna pasta! Discover this easy and quick to cook pasta from Spain with canned tuna fish and homemade tomato sauce.

Spanish-Tuna-Pasta-Bake Recipe

Spanish Tuna Pasta Bake Recipe

This tuna pasta recipe is so easy, made with olive oil, tomatoes, cheese and tuna, it serves four and is ready in just 35 minutes.

Ingredients Nutrition
250g dried large pasta shells
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 medium brown onion, halved, thinly sliced
1 large red capsicum, thinly sliced
2 garlic cloves, crushed
2 x 400g cans chopped tomatoes
1/2 cup pitted green olives, chopped
2 x 185g cans tuna in oil, drained, flaked
3/4 cup grated mozzarella cheese
1/3 cup finely grated parmesan cheese

Method Notes
– Preheat oven to 220°C/200°C fan-forced. Lightly grease an 8 cup-capacity baking dish. Cook pasta in a saucepan of boiling salted water, following packet directions, until tender. Drain.
– Meanwhile, heat oil in a large frying pan over medium heat. Add onion and capsicum. Cook, stirring, for 5 minutes or until onion has softened. Add garlic. Cook, stirring, for 1 minute or until fragrant.
– Add tomato. Bring to the boil. Reduce heat to medium. Cook for 10 minutes or until sauce has thickened. Add pasta, olive and tuna. Toss to combine. Season with pepper. Spoon mixture into prepared dish. Top with mozzarella and parmesan. Bake for 12 to 15 minutes or until cheese is melted and golden. Serve.