Oil-Free Calzone Dipping Sauce

This quick and easy recipe takes only a couple of minutes to put together and only thirty minutes of simmering before it is ready to enjoy. Great as a dipping sauce for calzones, it is also a perfect light sauce for most pasta dishes.

 

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Oil-Free Calzone Dipping Sauce
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
30 mins
Total Time
35 mins
 

This quick and easy recipe takes only a couple of minutes to put together and only thirty minutes of simmering before it is ready to enjoy. Great as a dipping sauce for calzones, it is also a perfect light sauce for most pasta dishes.

Course: Quick & Easy, Sauces/Condiments
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 4 cups
: 64 kcal
Ingredients
  • 3 cups chopped or roasted tomatoes
  • 1 cup homemade tomato paste (may substitute one tablespoon commercial tomato paste)
  • 1 tablespoon dried basil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried garlic granules
  • salt to taste
Instructions
  1. Pulse tomatoes and tomato paste in a blender until fairly smooth. Transfer to a medium saucepan on medium-high heat. 

  2. Stir in remaining ingredients.

  3. Bring to a slow boil or a fast simmer. Cook uncovered for thirty minutes, stirring occasionally. 

  4. Reduce heat to low and keep warm until ready to serve with calzones.

Recipe Notes

Nutrition Facts
Oil-Free Calzone Dipping Sauce
Amount Per Serving
Calories 64
% Daily Value*
Sodium 397mg 17%
Potassium 573mg 16%
Total Carbohydrates 14g 5%
Dietary Fiber 4g 16%
Sugars 8g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 8.3%
Vitamin C 20.6%
Calcium 9.2%
Iron 19.1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

 

Below are the equipment and products I used in this recipe. Click on the photo to order yours through my affiliate link with Amazon.com, for which I receive a small advertising fee. Please visit my Store for more information.

All-Clad 5-Ply Stainless Cookware

This is a good basic set that will serve most of your needs.

This is an extra piece of All-Clad I have found very useful. It is not a part of a set.


Vitamix 5200 Blender

 

Bamboo Stirring Utensil

Muir Glen Canned Tomatoes, Organic Diced Tomatoes

Muir Glen Organic Tomato Paste, 6oz cans

package of 24

 

Simply Organic Basil Certified Organic, .54-oz

Frontier Organic Basil Leaf, l lb

Simply Organic Granulated Garlic

 

 

Spicely Organic Granulated Onion, 1 lb

 

 

Organic Oregano

Organic Mediterranean Oregano

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