Porcini Mushroom Pasta Recipe


1 tablespoon olive oil
2 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 red onion, minced
1/2 cup red bell pepper, julienned
1/2 cup julienned carrots
1/2 cup dry red wine
1 cup rehydrated porcini mushrooms
1 1/2 cups crushed tomatoes
2 teaspoons chopped fresh basil
1 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed
salt and pepper to taste
6 cups tagliatelle ( wide noodles)


Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add garlic and onions and saute for 4 minutes, then add red bell pepper and carrots and saute for 4 more minutes. Add red wine, raise heat and boil for 1 minute; then reduce heat to medium low, add mushrooms and cook for 3 minutes.

Add tomatoes, basil and rosemary and season with salt and pepper to taste. Simmer for 10 minutes and serve sauce over cooked noodles.