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SIMPLE TOMATO SAUCE RECIPE
Preparation - Easy
Prep: 10; Cook: 15
Serves 4 Vegetarian
This butter based quick and easy tomato sauce is good on any pasta, ravioli, etc.
1/2 cup onion, chop fine
3 TBS butter
1 small (14.5 oz.) can of diced, peeled tomatoes (or dice canned whole tomatoes, coarsely chopped)
1/2 tsp red pepper flakes, or freshly ground black pepper
Salt to taste
2 tsp sour cream or 2 TBS half and half
IN a saucepan melt the butter, sauté the onion until transparent, about 10 minutes on medium heat stirring frequently.
ADD the tomato. Stir.
SIMMER on low heat until the sauce thickens - about 20 minutes.
WHEN desired consistency reached add 2 tsp sour cream or 2 TBS half and half.
Particularly tasty on ravioli or tortellini
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