Homemade Pizza Sauce

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Homemade Pizza Sauce dixie


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 clove minced garlic
  • 1 can (28 oz) crushed tomatoes
  • 1 can (6 oz) tomato paste
  • 1 tablespoon Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt


  1. Heat olive oil in a small sauce pan over medium-low heat.
  2. Add minced garlic and sauté for 1-2 minutes taking care that the garlic doesn't brown. 
  3. Stir in crushed tomatoes, tomato paste, sugar, dried basil, and dried oregano.
  4. Bring to a simmer and turn heat down too low.
  5. Stirring occasionally, cook for 15-20 minutes until sauce has slightly thickened. Stir in salt.
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Recipe developed for Dixie Crystals by Kelley Epstein @Mountain Mama Cooks.

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