Basic Tomato Sauce

Mindy’s Basic Tomato Sauce

Preparation: 10 min
Cooking: 20 min
Serves: 4


  • 1 ½ tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 3 garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • 1 can (28 oz.) crushed or diced Utopia tomatoes
  • 2 tbsp. each fresh chopped basil, parsley, oregano (or 2 tsp. dried)
  • Salt and pepper to taste


1) Heat oil over medium heat. Add onion and garlic and cook for 5-7 minutes.

2) Add tomatoes and bring to a boil.

3) Reduce heat and add herbs. Simmer for 15 minutes.

Add salt and pepper, to taste.

Puree sauce in food processor or blender, if desired or leave as is.