Basic Tomato Sauce

Total Time
50mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 45 mins

Makes 4 Cups

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a 3 quart saucepan, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the onion and garlic and cook until soft and light golden brown, 8 to 10 minutes. Add the thyme and carrot and cook until the carrot is quite soft, about 5 minutes.
  2. Add the tomatoes, with their juice, and bring to a boil, stirring often. Lower the heat and simmer until as thick as hot cereal, about 30 minutes. Season with salt. The sauce can be refrigerated for up to 1 week or frozen for 6 months.

Reviews

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Lovely! Great smell and color and flavor. I used it with spaghetti, and had rave reviews! Thanks Ms Pia!!!

Debber April 30, 2007

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