Pizza Sauce


Pizza Sauce

makes 2 1/2 cups of sauce

2 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon grated garlic
16 ounce can crushed tomatoes
1 tablespoon dried basil
1/2 tablespoon dried oregano
1 teaspoon coarsely ground black pepper
1 teaspoon salt

1.   Heat oil in a medium saucepan over medium high heat until shimmering.  Add garlic and cook for about a minute.  Don’t let the garlic take on any color.

2.  Stir in tomatoes.

3.  Sprinkle in basil, oregano and pepper.  Mix well.

4.  Bring to a boil then reduce heat to medium low and cook for 1-2 more minutes. Use a whisk to stir occasionally.

5.  Gently whisk in salt, remove pan from heat.  Set aside until sauce comes to room temperature.

6.  Send the sauce for a spin in a blender or food processer until it is nice and smooth.

7.  Transfer to a bowl and cover with plastic wrap. Refrigerate until ready to use.



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7 Responses to Pizza Sauce

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  3. I am really not happy with the store bought sauce and I cant find a happy medium with my own. Either it is to bitter or to spicy. I will have to give yours a try.

  4. dagrunerla says:

    Sæll sonur minn ! Mikið er gaman að sjá þig gera Pizzuna á bandinu… svo girnileg. Við munum fljótlega prófa þessa pizzu. Takk. takk og gangi ykkur vel elskurnar mínar. Steinar biður að heilsa. þín mamma ❤

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