Mom’s Italian Pasta Sauce Recipe

Ingredients

  • Italian Ravioli30 oz can whole tomatoes
  • 6 oz can of tomato paste
  • 1 1/2 cups of water
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. sugar (or baking soda)
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1/2 tsp. basil
  • 1/4 tsp. oregano
  • 1/4 tsp. parsley

Directions

  • Add tomato paste, water, salt, sugar, and garlic into blender.
  • Crush spices in hands as you add to blender.
  • Blend ingredients and add to mix large saucepan.
  • Mix tomatoes in blender and stir in with ingredients in saucepan.
  • Simmer on medium heat for 30 minutes.

Options

Add chopped peppers or onions
Scramble some ground beef, or put in some meatballs if you’d like meat

Rita

Giuseppe’s Italian Pasta Sauce Recipe

Ingredients

  • 30 oz. can Progresso Crushed Tomatoes
  • Italian Pasta Sauce Recipe6 oz. can of Hunts Tomato Paste
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1 tsp. sugar
  • 1/4 tsp. basil
  • 1/4 tsp. oregano
  • 1/2 tsp. parsley
  • 1/4 cup chopped onions
  • 1/4 cup chopped green peppers (if desired)
  • 1/2 lb. ground beef (if desired)

Directions

  • Add all ingredients except ground beef to large saucepan.
  • Brown ground beef and add to sauce mix.
  • Simmer on medium heat for 20 minutes.

I’ve tweak this one recently for a more robust flavor!

Giuseppe