Main content

http://www.lifestylefood.com.au/recipes/6621/basic-tomato-sauce

LifeStyleFOOD.com.au

Basic Tomato Sauce

Alan Coxon shares his foolproof recipe for classic tomato sauce. Use it as a pasta sauce or base for pasta or to add oomph to casseroles and stews.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • ½ onion, roughly chopped

  • 4 cloves garlic, crushed

  • 240g tinned tomatoes

  • 1 tablespoon tomato puree

  • ¼ teaspoon caster sugar

  • 1 teaspoon vinegar

  • salt and black pepper

  • 1 tablespoon torn basil leaves

Method

  • 1.

    Heat the oil in a heavy based pan, add the onions and sweat off for 2-3 minutes.

  • 2.

    Add the garlic, cook for a further 2-3 minutes, add remaining ingredients and bring to a simmer. Turn down the heat and cook gently for 6-7 minutes. Cool slightly then blitz.

» Metric Converter

» Top Wine Matches For This Recipe

 
 

Sign Out

Click to Rate

Join the Conversation

Please note, LifeStyle cannot respond to all comments posted in our comments feed. If you have a comment or query you would like LifeStyle to respond to, please use our feedback form.

1 1 1 1 1
Average Rating
0 comments • 1 rating