1 large or 2 small ones chopped onion
6-8 minced garlic cloves
4-6 tbsp olive oil
salt to taste
2 tbsp dried oregano
Water as needed
10-12 chopped basil leaves
Freshly ground black pepper to taste
Sweet basil tomato sauce is one of the most delicious sauces that you can make at home. In fact, you can even jar it and use it whenever you feel the urge to have an extra tangy flavor of tomato in any of your meals.
The touch of basil is just amazing in this tomato sauce.
Let’s have a look at how this sauce is made.
Sweet basil tomato sauce is a healthy combination of tomatoes and basil leaves. Tomatoes are a rich source of Vitamin C while basil leaves act as antioxidants. Having this sauce is good for your health if you are serving it with a slice of bread or pouring it into your vegetable soup.
However, if you are serving the sauce with pizza or pasta, it should be eaten in moderation.
How to Make Sweet Basil Tomato Sauce
There are about 7500 varieties of tomatoes grown around the globe.