Classic Italian Tomato Sauce



6 (1/2-cup) servings. Note: This thick and chunky tomato sauce is great on pasta, too.

Recipe from

Oxmoor House

Nutritional Information

Calories 76
Caloriesfromfat 35 %
Fat 3 g
Satfat 0.4 g
Monofat 1.9 g
Polyfat 0.3 g
Protein 1.9 g
Carbohydrate 12.2 g
Fiber 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.0 mg
Sodium 239 mg
Calcium 0.0 mg


Vegetable cooking spray
2 teaspoons olive oil
1 1/4 cups minced onion
3 cloves garlic, minced
3 (14 1/2-ounce) cans no-salt-added whole tomatoes, drained and finely chopped
1/4 cup dry red wine
1/4 cup sun-dried tomato paste
3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
2 teaspoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds, crushed
1/4 teaspoon pepper


Coat a large nonstick skillet with cooking spray; add oil, and place over medium-high heat until hot. Add onion and garlic; saute until tender. Add tomato and remaining ingredients. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, 30 minutes or until thickened.