My "base for Everything" Zippy Marinara Sauce

Recipe by FlemishMinx
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READY IN: 1hr 15mins
YIELD: 6 cups
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Heat the olive oil in a large pot over medium heat.
  • Add the onions and cook for five minutes or until they become translucent.
  • Add the garlic (and the red pepper flakes, if using) and cook for one minute.
  • Add the canned tomatoes and stir well.
  • Add the oregano, basil, sugar, peperoncino (if using), salt and pepper.
  • Make sure you crumble the dried spices in your hand when you add them to release the essential oils.
  • Stir well again.
  • Bring to a simmer and cook, uncovered, for one hour.
  • Sauce will cook down a bit and thicken.
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