Baked pasta dish for a hearty dinner on Meatless Monday

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You will need: 4 medium onions 1 medium red bell pepper 3 tablespoons cashews 1 tablespoon tahini 1 cup nutritional yeast 4 cloves garlic 1 tablespoon oregano 6-7 tablespoons olive oil 1 28-ounce can diced tomatoes (with basil, preferably) 1 pound whole-grain pasta -- ziti or rotini work nicely Salt and black pepper to taste 1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F and bring a large pot of water to a boil. Place the cashews on a baking sheet. Toast in the oven for 5 minutes. Turn the heat up to 375 degrees F when finished.
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Amber Taufen has been writing about people, places and things in Denver since 2005. She works as an editor, writer, and production and process guru out of her home office in the foothills.
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