No-fail tomato sauce

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Serves: 2

By iCod

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Ingredients

  • 1 onion diced finely

  • 1 tbsp tomato puree

  • 2 tsp sugar

  • 1 splash wine

  • 1 clove garlic

  • 500g passata

  • 1 splash tabasco to taste)

Method

<ol> <li>Sweat the onion slowly in oil until it softens (low heat), then add the tomato puree and garlic. <br />Stir around briefly.</li> <li>Add a splash of old wine if you have it to deglaze the pan, then add a carton of passata and some sugar to taste. I also add a drop of Tabasco.</li> <li>It will look pretty unexciting a this point but let it simmer slowly for 30 minutes or until it thickens and turns dark red and it goes very sweet and nice.</li> </ol>

Handy Hint

<p>Add anchovies and tuna or capers and parsley, or cheese for the kids.</p>

Additional Information

  • Egg Free

  • Nut Free

  • Dairy Free

  • Gluten Free

  • Vegetarian

  • Kids can help

  • Make Ahead

  • Can Freeze

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  • iCod 17/01/08 15:50

    cowabunga