Quick Pasta Sauce


This easy pasta sauce is super quick to prep and cook. Serve hot with any cooked pasta shape.

Quick Pasta Sauce
Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
25 mins
Total Time:
30 mins


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • 3 cloves garlic, minced

  • 1 (28 ounce) can crushed tomatoes

  • 1 teaspoon dried basil

  • salt and pepper to taste


  1. Heat oil in a large skillet over low heat; add garlic and sauté until tender, about 2 minutes.

  2. Stir in crushed tomatoes, basil, salt, and pepper. Simmer, stirring occasionally, until slightly thickened, 15 to 20 minutes. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

84 Calories
5g Fat
10g Carbs
2g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 6
Calories 84
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 5g 6%
Saturated Fat 1g 4%
Sodium 173mg 8%
Total Carbohydrate 10g 4%
Dietary Fiber 3g 9%
Protein 2g
Vitamin C 13mg 63%
Calcium 52mg 4%
Iron 2mg 10%
Potassium 397mg 8%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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