< Previous
To Top

Basic Spaghetti Sauce

This basic sauce makes 6 cups and can be frozen to use anytime. Plus you can add your favorite touches. Like mushrooms, garlic, black olives, carrot, zucchini, browned ground beef, sausage, or turkey, etc.

Ad

Ingredients:

  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp. wine vinegar
  • 2 ( 8oz.) cans tomato sauce
  • 2 tsp. salt
  • 1/4 tsp. pepper
  • 2 Tbsp. salad oil
  • 2 (1 lb. 13 oz.) cans tomatoes
  • 2 (6 oz.) cans tomato paste
  • 2 Tbsp. chopped parsley
  • basil, to taste

Directions:

Saute onion in oil until golden. Add vinegar and tomatoes, forced through a course sieve. Add tomato sauce and paste, basil, salt, parsley and pepper. Simmer until thick (about 1/2 hour).

Servings: 8 or 6 cups
Time:45 -60 Minutes Preparation Time
30 Minutes Cooking Time

Source: Good old Tupperware parties of the 70's

By Great Granny Vi from Moorpark, CA

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

July 8, 20100 found this helpful

I use a recipe that is very similar to yours, but to give an Italian flavor I always add oregano and garlic.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Ad

July 8, 20100 found this helpful

This is a great recipe, the kind of basic that moms should make sure all their kids know how to cook. If you can make this you can survive on little money! It is also much more healthy if you have conditions like high blood pressure or diabetes as you can control the amount of salt and sugar which can be very high in prepared sauces. Thanks very much for the post.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
White pasta bowl with spaghetti pasta, marinara sauce and a sprig of basil
Basic Spaghetti Sauce Recipes
< Previous
Categories
Food and Recipes Recipes SaucesJuly 7, 2010
Guides
Close up image of red pasta sauce cooking in pan
Fixing Burnt Flavor in Spaghetti Sauce
Spaghetti Sauce in Terracota Pot
Spaghetti Sauce Tips and Tricks
Stainless Steel Pan
How to Remove Burnt Spaghetti Sauce from a Stainless Steel Pan
Homemade spaghetti sauce.
Spaghetti Sauce Recipes
More
🍂
Thanksgiving Ideas!
🎃
Halloween Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/10/17 14:43:54 in 1 secs. ⛅️️
Loading Something Awesome!