Easy Homemade Tomato Basil Sauce -->
Easy Homemade Tomato Basil Sauce

Easy Homemade Tomato Basil Sauce

A homemade sauce makes any Italian meal special. Just ladle over your favorite pasta, serve New York Brand® Texas Garlic Toast and enjoy.

Prep Time: 20 minutes
Cook Time: 35 minutes
Ready In: 55 minutes
Serves: 4


  • 8 slices New York Brand® Texas Garlic Toast
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 2 tbsp. chopped fresh basil
  • Cooked spaghetti
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 cup finely chopped onions
  • 1 large garlic clove, finely chopped
  • One (28 oz) can crushed tomatoes
  • One (14 oz.) can tomato sauce
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped sundried tomatoes (packed in oil)
  • 1 tsp. Italian seasoning
  • Pinch red pepper flakes, optional


Heat the oil in a large saucepan over medium high heat. Add onions and garlic and sauté for 3 to 5 minutes or until onions are translucent. Add tomatoes, tomato sauce, sundried tomatoes, Italian seasoning, red pepper flakes, salt and pepper. Cook sauce for about 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Stir in fresh basil. Serve sauce over cooked spaghetti and offer New York Brand Texas Garlic Toast to complete the meal.


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