10 Minute Marinara Sauce

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 118.9
  • Total Fat: 7.4 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 19.7 mg
  • Total Carbs: 13.5 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 3.9 g
  • Protein: 2.5 g

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Introduction

Being Italian, I never, ever used a commercial brand of pasta sauce...Making a homemade Marinara sauce takes 10 mins, especially when using organic tomato paste...it's so sweet and delicious, it doesn't need to cook long to reduce tomato acidity...try it...you'll be glad u did! This versatile sauce is great to freeze in small batches for later use over pasta, grains and in other recipes. All sorts of extras can be added...everything from white truffle oil to mushrooms to red peppers...adding capers and anchovies transforms it into a Puttanesca sauce...Enjoy! Being Italian, I never, ever used a commercial brand of pasta sauce...Making a homemade Marinara sauce takes 10 mins, especially when using organic tomato paste...it's so sweet and delicious, it doesn't need to cook long to reduce tomato acidity...try it...you'll be glad u did! This versatile sauce is great to freeze in small batches for later use over pasta, grains and in other recipes. All sorts of extras can be added...everything from white truffle oil to mushrooms to red peppers...adding capers and anchovies transforms it into a Puttanesca sauce...Enjoy!
Number of Servings: 4

Ingredients

    1 7 oz jar Bionaturae Organic tomato paste, w/o salt
    1 medium onion, roughly chopped
    14 oz water
    2 tbsps extra virgin olive oil
    To Taste Organic herbs:
    Dried Oregano
    Dried Basil
    Ground black pepper

Directions

Heat olive oil in a large skillet; add onion and saute until lightly browned;
Stir in tomato paste, water, and spices until smooth; add more water if too thick;
Simmer, covered, until bubbly, for 10 mins




Serving Size: Makes about 4 1- cup servings

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user PIXIESTIX6669.

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