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pizza sauce recipe | homemade pizza sauce recipe

easy pizza sauce recipe | homemade pizza sauce recipe
Course sauce
Cuisine international
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 1 bowl


  • 6 ripped red tomatoes
  • 2 tsp oil
  • 3 cloves garlic finely chopped
  • ¼ onion finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp basil leaves finely chopped
  • ¾ tsp sugar
  • ¾ tsp kashmiri red chilli powder / lal mirch powder
  • salt to taste
  • ½ tsp oregano
  • ¼ tsp chilli flakes
  • 1 tbsp tomato sauce
  • ½ tbsp butter


  • firstly, slit x on bottom of tomatoes.
  • furthermore, add 6 tomatoes (slitted at bottom) into boiling water and blanch.
  • close the vessel and boil for 3-4 minutes or till the skin starts to leave from tomatoes.
  • further, peel the skin of tomatoes once they cooled completely.
  • then take 3 peeled tomatoes and blend to smooth purees.
  • chop other 3 tomatoes discarding the seeds.
  • transfer to the plate and keep aside.
  • furthermore, heat oil in a non stick tawa or heavy bottomed pan.
  • add chopped garlic and saute till they turn slightly golden brown.
  • further, saute chopped onions till they change colour.
  • then add chopped - deseeded tomatoes and cook completely.
  • mash in between so that it turns mushy soon.
  • also add prepared tomato puree (3 balanced tomatoes).
  • mix well and add basil, sugar, chilli powder, oregano, chilli flakes and salt.
  • mix well and get the sauce to a boil.
  • further, cover and simmer the sauce for atleast 5 minutes or till the sauce turns thick.
  • also add tomato sauce and butter.
  • finally, mix well and pizza sauce is ready to prepare pizzas or pastas.