Raw Tomato Sauce – Simple and Clean

Simple Raw Tomato Sauce

Sometimes, I like to make a simple raw tomato sauce that’s versatile but doesn’t take a lot of time and work. Here’s the quick and dirty on making this basic sauce.

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Yield:  approximately 6 cups (1.5 liters) sauce

You’ll need …

• 2 pounds (907 g) ripe, organic tomatoes cut into large chunks (peel and/or de-seed if you prefer)
• 1 to 2 teaspoons (5-10 ml) organic cane sugar*
• Food processor or blender

* (optional – to cut tomato acidity and help draw out the juices)

Ridiculously easy instructions …

1. Toss tomatoes and sugar into food processor.

2. Process until tomatoes are smoothly pureed.  Use as desired.

TaDa!  That’s it!

You can use this as is or …

As the base of a lovely, raw picante sauce
Part of a unique and delicious salad dressing
With your choice of seasoning in any cooked recipe that calls for tomato sauce
Especially great in slow cooker recipes

Use this in my Slow Cooker Sausage Meatballs with Spaghetti Squash (soon to be published)

 

Raw Tomato Sauce - Simple and Clean
Sometimes, I like to make a simple raw tomato sauce that's versatile but doesn't take a lot of time and work. Here's the quick and dirty on making this basic sauce.
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Cuisine: Various
Recipe type: Raw
Serves: 6 cups
Prep time: 
Total time: 
What you'll need ...
  • • 2 pounds (907 g) ripe, organic tomatoes cut into large chunks (peel and/or de-seed if you prefer)
  • • 1 to 2 teaspoons (5-10 ml) organic cane sugar*
  • • Food processor or blender
  • * (optional - to cut tomato acidity and help draw out the juices)
How to pull it together ...
  1. Toss tomatoes and sugar into food processor.
  2. Process until tomatoes are smoothly pureed. Use as desired.
  3. TaDa! That's it!
Stef's Notes
You can use this as is or ...

• As the base of a lovely, raw picante sauce
• Part of a unique and delicious salad dressing
• With your choice of seasoning in any cooked recipe that calls for tomato sauce
• Especially great in slow cooker recipes

Use this in my Slow Cooker Sausage Meatballs with Spaghetti Squash (soon to be published)
Nutrition Information
Serving size: 6 cups

 

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