Basic Pizza Sauce

Basic Pizza Sauce
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  • 2 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1 (28-ounce) can crushed tomatoes, with juices
  • ¼ cup tomato paste
  • 3 medium garlic cloves, finely chopped
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

Heat oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat. When oil shimmers, add garlic and cook until fragrant but not browned, about 1 minute. Add tomato paste, stir to incorporate, and cook until raw flavor is gone, about 4 minutes. Add crushed tomatoes and oregano and stir to combine. Bring to a simm...

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Variations on Basic Pizza Sauce

  • Basic Pizza Sauce
    • Cooking spray
    • 1/2 teaspoon balsamic vinegar
    • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
    • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
    • 1/8 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
    • +4 other ingredients
  • Basic Pizza Sauce
    • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
    • 1 (28-ounce) can San Marzano tomatoes
    • 5 garlic cloves, minced

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