Please don’t be put off by the long recipe instructions below. You got this and it’s a lot of fun learning how to cook an authentic Italian pasta sauce recipe!
In additon the techniques you will learn are also valid for a lot of other dishes such as soups. You will learn how to extract the flavors from the ingredients, how to make the pasta sauce more thick or thin and how to use this to make other dishes!
Creatively speaking: if you change the Tomatoes in this recipe with Broccoli you will have great Italian broccoli soup! Just be creative and show some kitchen guts!
Also, because it’s all about making your own pasta sauce recipe you are welcome to change any of the ingredients with other elements you like! Just go for it and try!
Techniques you’ll learn with this recipe
How to peel tomatoes
How to give flavor to tomatoes & how to be patient
How to tweak flavors in your advantage
How to use herbs for any authentic pasta sauce recipe
With the recipe you want to invest
About 20 minutes in the kitchen to prepare
About 2 hours to cook (you don’t need to be around though)
About $10 for 70oz or 2L of pasta sauce. You might want to store for later!