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If i halved a pasta sauce recipe, do i cook it for half the time in the oven?

Ina Gartens penne alla vecchia bettola

asked by Laura Taylor 11 months ago

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Nancy
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added 11 months ago

You could try half oven time and see if the tomatoes were jammy enough and, if not, cook a bit longer.
OTOH, if you have enough ingredients, make a full batch, use half now for whatever you're planning and save the other half in fridge (about a week) or freezer (about 2 months).

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