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How to Make Tomato Sauce - Ingredients You'll Need
Tomatoes

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To make your own tomato sauce you will need:

  • Tomatoes (about 10 large tomatoes for every quart of sauce that you want to make)
  • Chopped onions (one medium onion per quart of sauce)
  • Minced garlic (one to one-and-a-half cloves per quart)
  • Olive oil
  • Basil (1/2 tsp per quart)
  • Oregano (1/2 tsp per quart)
  • Salt
  • Pepper

You may also want to add:

  • Carrots
  • Peppers
  • A small amount of sugar
  • Additional spices
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