Simple Marinara sauce

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this is a quick marinara sauce,great for pasta. add meatballs if you wish

1 28 oz can san marzano tomatoes (expensive but worth it for this recipe)
4 large cloves garlic minced
1 onion diced fairly small
1/4 cup fresh chopped basil ( I chiffonnade mine)
1/4 cup olive oil

heat the olive oil in a large pan
add the onions and cook over medium low heat 15 minutes stirring occasionally (dont brown)
add garlic and cook 30 seconds until fragrant
add the tomatoes using your hands to squish them into small pieces
bring to a boil
add the basil and simmer 20 minutes

 

Thats it. makes enough sauce for 1 lb pasta

 

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