I originally found the recipe at Smitten Kitchen, but it has been circulating the web for some time.
First, get your ingredients: canned tomatoes (the best you can afford, as they make up the taste), a medium yellow onion and butter or vegan margarine--I've used both with great success.
Simplest Tomato Sauce
The easiest tomato sauce recipe around.
- 1 28oz Can Whole Peeled Tomatoes (San Marzano)
- 1 Medium Yellow Onion
- 5Tbs Butter or Vegan Butter
1. Peel the onion and cut it in half. 2. In a medium pot simmer tomatoes, butter, and halved onion over medium-low heat for 45 minutes, stirring occasionally while gently smashing tomatoes. 3. Taste and add salt and pepper to taste. Smash to desired consistency and serve immediately.
DetailsPrep time: Cook time: Total time: Yield: 4