Quick family-friendly tomato sauce

Dinner | Vegan | Vegetarian | Gluten-free | Nut-free

This one is for you, busy hard-working parents out there. Sometimes you need a quick versatile go-to sauce recipe after a long day that everyone enjoys. Using only 6 store cupboard ingredients, your family will be fed in no time!

Bonus! This tomato sauce is suitable for storing in the fridge or freezer! Double up this recipe and store some for later!

You can do even more with this family friendly sauce by simply adding to:

Pasta, Pizza, Lasagna, Shakshuka or Salsa.

Ingredients

400g tomato passata or chopped tomatoes

1 tbsp sugar

1 tbsp mixed herbs

1 tsp of garlic powder or 2 cloves of fresh garlic, minced 

Salt and pepper to taste

Method

  1. Firstly, put all ingredients into the saucepan, except the salt and pepper and place on medium heat until it bubbles (approx. 4 minutes).
  2. Finally season with salt and pepper to taste and that is it!
  3. This is ready to add to boiled pasta or as a tomato pizza base. Alternatively, leave to cool and store in the fridge for up to 2 days, or store in the freezer for up to 3 months.
Ingredients

400g tomato passata or chopped tomatoes

1 tbsp sugar

1 tbsp mixed herbs

1 tsp of garlic powder or 2 cloves of fresh garlic, minced

Salt and pepper to taste

Method
  1. Firstly, put all ingredients into the saucepan, except the salt and pepper and place on medium heat until it bubbles (approx. 4 minutes).
  2. Finally season with salt and pepper to taste and that is it!
  3. This is ready to add to boiled pasta or as a tomato pizza base. Alternatively, leave to cool and store in the fridge for up to 2 days, or store in the freezer for up to 3 months.

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