Quick and Easy Tomato Sauce

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Jennifer S

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@JenniferMS

I know some of the jar tomatoe sauces are really great but its so easy to make your own and cheaper too. You can add cooked meatballs and saugage or any meats you like to make this more hearty. Its a great base for lots of dishes and I make small containers and freeze to pull out anytime. Great as pizza sauce, just add oregano. We make pizza pretzels when soft pretzels get stale. Makes the house smell great too.

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Serves:
4
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 3-4 clove
    garlic chopped
  • 1 can(s)
    crushed tomatoes or whole tomatoes crushed by hand
  • 1 can(s)
    tomatoe sauce
  • 4-5 sprig(s)
    basil
  • 3 Tbsp
    olive oil

How to Make Quick and Easy Tomato Sauce

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oil in sauce pan, add garlic until fragrant. Add cans of tomatoes, rinse cans with water and bring to boil. Reduce heat and simmer for about an hour. Shut heat and add basil. Add cooked pasta or use for pizza sauce or marinara.

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About Quick and Easy Tomato Sauce

Course/Dish: Pasta Pizza Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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