Garlic Lover's Pizza Sauce Recipe

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Garlic Lover's Pizza Sauce

Jennifer Tennyson


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3 Tbsp
olive oil
1/2 c
minced onion
green pepper, minced
cloves minced fresh garlic
1/2 c
6 oz
tomato paste
1/2 tsp
dried basil
1/2 tsp
dried oregano
1 tsp
dried parsley
salt and freshly ground pepper to taste


1Pour the oil into a deep, heavy skillet over medium-high heat.
2Add the onion and green pepper then cook and stir for about 5 minutes.
3Add the garlic and continue to cook, stirring, until the vegetables are tender.
4Add the water and then stir in the tomato paste.
5Sprinkle the sauce with the basil, oregano and parsley.
6Lower the heat and let simmer for about 5 minutes.
7Add the salt and pepper to taste, and if desired, add 2 to 3 dashes of hot pepper sauce.
8Let simmer, stirring often, about 30 minutes or until the sauce if very thick.
9Makes about 3 cups of sauce--this is sufficient sauce for two 12-14 inch round pizzas or 1 oblong pizza or 1 deep dish pizza.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Other Tag: Quick & Easy