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Homemade Spaghettios are simple to make and uses under 10 ingredients and no high fructose corn syrup or other fillers. It can be made gluten free as well.

Homemade Spaghettios


  • Author: Ronda Eagle | Kitchen Dreaming
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 20 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 2 cups
  • Category: Dinner, Lunch
  • Method: Stovetop
  • Cuisine: American

Description

This quick and easy recipe for homemade Spaghettios can be made in under 30-minutes and is sure to please your family. Lower in sugar than traditional spaghettios, this wholesome dish is a great lunch or snack and can be made gluten-free by swapping out the pasta for gluten-free pasta.


Ingredients

  • 15 oz can organic tomato sauce
  • 2 tbsp milk or water
  • 1/2 tsp onion powder
  • 1/2 tsp garlic powder
  • 3/4 tsp kosher salt
  • 2 tsp butter
  • 2 tbsp sugar or other sweetener like agave, Stevia or honey [See Note 1]
  • 1 cup uncooked Anelli Siciliani pasta

Instructions

  1. In a small saucepan, add together all ingredients except the pasta then bring to a boil, over medium high heat.
  2. Reduce to a simmer and cook on low until the butter melts completely.
  3. Meanwhile, bring a medium pot of salted water to a boil. Once boiling, add the pasta and cook until desired texture is reached remembering that the pasta will further soften as it absorbs the sauce.
  4. Drain pasta extra well and pour into the sauce. Stir to combine.

Notes

  1. Traditional spaghettios have a lot more added sugar and high fructose corn syrup added. to made them sweeter, increase your sweetener of choice to your desired sweetness.
  2. When reheating any leftovers, simply stir in a dash of milk or water, if needed, to loosen the sauce.

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