Use this pizza sauce with any of our pizza crusts–gluten-free flour, sweet potato, cauliflower, or quinoa. Make it at home and have confidence in its minimal and quality ingredients.

*Remember to buy organic and avoid your food allergies when making this recipe! If you do not know what your food allergies are get them tested soon!

INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 tablespoons avocado oil
  • ¼ cup onion finely chopped
  • 2 garlic/shallot cloves minced
  • 28-ounce can crushed tomatoes
  • 6-ounce can tomato paste
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 teaspoon sugar (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt
  • Black pepper/grains of paradise to taste

DIRECTIONS:

  1. Warm oil in a medium-sized pot. Cook onion until softened and garlic/shallot until fragrant–about 10 minutes.
  2. Add remaining ingredients and stir until smooth and well combined. Bring to a boil then reduce heat to a simmer.
  3. Let cook for about 30 minutes or until thickened. For a smooth pizza sauce, use an immersion blender to blend until desired consistency.

HOW TO STORE PIZZA SAUCE

Meal Prep: You can make this sauce ahead of time and store in the refrigerator until pizza night!

Fridge: If you have leftovers, store sauce in an air-tight container in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.

Freezer: To freeze pizza sauce, let cool completely then transfer to air-tight storage containers, leaving room at the top. Freeze for up to 3 months