Authentic Italian Tomato Sauce
200 mins (prep 20, cooking 180)
12 ingredients
10 servings
This is a recipe I got from my father who got it from a little old lady he knew from Italy. I always simmer this sauce with my meatballs (recipe posted). You can also add sausage if you like. This sauce is to die for!!!!

Categories:  condiments,-etc. , european , italian , easy , 3-steps-or-less , tomato , sauces , <-4-hours , vegetarian , vegetable , time-to-make ,
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Serving Size (22.99 g)
Servings 10
Amount per Serving
Calories 79.56 Calories from Fat 61.83
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 6.87g 105.65%
Saturated Fat 1.32g 66.03%
Trans Fat 0.0g %
Cholesterol 2.2mg 7.33%
Sodium 275.93mg 114.97%
Total Carbohydrate 4.25g 14.17%
Dietary Fiber 0.62 g 24.72%
Sugars 3.02 g %
Protein 1.08g 21.69%
Vitamin A 50.51IU% Vitamin C 0.09mg%
Calcium 40.21mg% Iron 0.29mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
tomato puree, plum tomatoes, peeled, cloves garlic, small onion, fresh ground pepper