Tomato-Basil Sauce – Simple – Delicious – Pasta sauce

Tomato-basil sauce is a delicious sauce made with fresh tomatoes, basil and garlic. This base sauce can be used in making pasta.

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PREP TIME: 10 Mins



Tomato – 2 large

White Onion or red onion – 1 cup finely chopped

Garlic – 5 cloves peeled & minced

Basil – 2 teaspoons

Black pepper powder – 1 teaspoon

Salt – to taste

Butter – 2 teaspoons


STEP 1: Take water in a microwave safe bowl. Wash and add tomatoes.

STEP 2: Boil for 5 – 7 minutes. Remove from water and peel the tomatoes. Make a puree out of the tomatoes.

STEP 3: Heat butter in a pan. Add garlic and cook for 2 minutes.

STEP 4: Once the garlic turns slightly brown in color add the chopped onion and cook until soft

STEP 5: Add the pureed tomatoes on low heat for 5 minutes.

STEP 6: Add crushed black pepper/pepper powder, crushed dry basil leaves and salt.

STEP 7: Cook on low heat for 3 minutes and off the heat.




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TIP: You can also add peeled chopped tomatoes along with the tomato puree for a chunky sauce.







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