Sweet Red Pepper Gyro Sauce

Total Time
1hr 10mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 1 hr

Traditionally, Greek gyros are served with a mild white yogurt dill cucumber sauce called TZATZIKI. This is an alternate, a sort of sweet red pepper curry-like sauce. It is sometimes served with kabobs, on pita bread, or even over rice.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a bowl, combine tomato puree, sugar, and vinegar; set aside.
  2. Heat oil in a skillet over medium high heat; saute onions until their edges start to brown.
  3. Add sliced peppers, season with salt and pepper to taste, and saute over medium low for 2 or 3 minutes.
  4. Stir in tomatoes.
  5. Stir in the tomato puree mixture.
  6. Add 1 cup hot water and simmer until sauce thickens, about 45 to 60 minutes.
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