Granny M's Spaghetti Sauce

Total Time
45mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 40 mins

Yup, right from Sicily! She didn't (rest her soul) speak a word of english and my mom wanted her MIL's recipe soooooo she followed her around the kitchen with a pen and paper and here's what she wrote down. Note: I guessed at the equivalents of the dried, I read somewhere that 1 tbsp of fresh = 1 tsp of dried ... this is a nice base sauce for adding your favorite meats and veggies to.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In pot, sautee onion and garlic in olive oil until onion is soft.
  2. Add rest of ingredients and simmer until thick (about 35 minutes).

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I chose this sauce to make to use for recipe #279348. It is a great basic sauce for any Italian dish. I chose to use fresh herbs but the amounts that were listed did not allow the herbs to shine and the sauce was bland. I added more herbs and garlic and let it simmer for an additional 5 minutes and it was perfect for us. I used dry vermouth in the recipe and loved the flavor it added. Thank you LuckyMomof3. My Three Chefs 2008.

NcMysteryShopper July 15, 2008

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