Quick and Easy Tomato Sauce Recipe

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Quick and Easy Tomato Sauce Recipe

There really is nothing better than homemade sauce.  I love making a huge pot of sauce for my family to enjoy on a Sunday and I even like to make my own sauce for pizza.  Whenever I’m in a pinch and need sauce for something I usually like to make a small amount versus my usual amount.  This amount is perfect for a few servings of pasta, a few pizzas, or even just enjoying with some fresh baked bread.  I’ll never, EVER purchase a jar of sauce.  For me it’s just not worth it flavor wise, health wise, or money wise.  I no longer purchase canned tomatoes either because of BPA.

It may be a little more pricey to purchase containers that don’t contain BPA, however I feel that it’s definitely worth it!  Do you make your own sauce?  Do you have a favorite recipe?  This recipe is so easy that I made it quickly before my sister came over to visit and just let it cook on a low fire on the stove while we caught up and chatted.  I made her some fresh pizza, we laughed, ate, and then ate some more!  I hope you try it – and if you do please let me know how you like it!

Quick and Easy Tomato Sauce Recipe

1 Tablespoon Olive Oil
4 Garlic Cloves Chopped

1/2 Teaspoon Dried Basil or 3 fresh leaves of Basil

1 container of Pomi Strained Tomatoes
Pinch of Kosher Salt and Sugar

Cook the garlic with olive oil and basil until the oil starts to bubble, add in the remaining ingredients and cook for at least an hour on a low flame.  Stir every so often.

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