Homemade Pasta Sauce with lots of hidden veggies
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Homemade Vegetable Pasta Sauce

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 large red onion
  • 2 cloves garlic - minced
  • 2 large carrots - peeled and diced
  • 1 small zucchini - peeled and diced
  • 1/2 green pepper - diced
  • 1/2 jalapeno - diced
  • 3.5 cups tomatoes - de-seeded, peeled and quartered
  • 1 1/2 tsp sugar
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp oregano
  • 1/2 tsp basil

Instructions

  • In a pot, heat the olive oil over medium heat.
  • Add the onions, garlic and carrots and cook for 4-5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • Add the rest of the vegetables and spices and stir.
  • Reduce the heat to medium-low and simmer, uncovered until thicker, stirring occasionally.
  • Let cool slightly and then blend.