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No-Cook Creamy Tomato Pasta

This incredibly satisfying no-cook creamy tomato pasta will be ready in 15 minutes and it's your perfectly simple weeknight dinner!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Italian, Vegan
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 446kcal
Author: Sara @ Gathering Dreams


  • 12 oz favorite pasta of choice

For the sauce:


  • Bring the water to a boil, add salt, and cook your pasta al dente.
  • While the pasta is cooking, put the almonds in a blender or food processor and blend for a few seconds until you get something that resembles almond meal.
  • Add the tomatoes (if using vine tomatoes, cut them in half), extra-virgin olive oil, washed basil leaves, peeled garlic clove, capers, salt, and blend until you reach a smooth, creamy consistency. Taste and add more salt if needed.
  • Once the pasta is cooked, drain it and then put it back in the pan. Add the creamy sauce and mix for a couple of minutes on low heat until warm.
  • Add some parmesan on top (vegan or not) and some fresh basil leaves, and enjoy!


Calories: 446kcal | Carbohydrates: 69g | Protein: 14g | Fat: 13g | Saturated Fat: 2g | Sodium: 314mg | Potassium: 463mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 867IU | Vitamin C: 12mg | Calcium: 55mg | Iron: 2mg