This Plus This

Simple Tomato Sauce PDF Print E-mail
Written by Will   

This is a simple pasta sauce to make on a work night. Fresh ingredients are important.

Tomatoes 2 lbs Tomatoes
Garlic 3 Cloves Garlic (Minced)
Basil 1/4 Cup Chopped Basil
Olive Oil 2 Tbs Olive Oil
Salt and Pepper Salt and Pepper
Simple Tomato Sauce Simple Tomato Sauce

Core the tomatoes and then drop in a pot of boiling water for twenty seconds. Remove from boiling water and place in a bowl of ice water. Skin the tomatoes. Cut the tomatoes in half horizontally. Gently squeeze the seeds out and discard. Finely chop the tomatoes.

Heat the olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add the garlic and cook for a minute. Add the tomatoes and cook until they have cooked down into a sauce. Add the basil and season with salt and pepper.

Prep Time: 10 min

Cook Time: 15 min

Total Time: 25 min