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Chef John’s Tomato Sauce

In this video, you’ll see how to make Chef John's special tomato sauce. This is his basic go-to sauce. It’s the base to his meat sauces, his lasagnas; whenever he calls for tomato sauce, this is the one! In the video, Chef John reveals his secret ingredient, as well as his favorite type of tomato for making sauce. Remember, the tomato sauce can only be as good as the tomatoes you're using. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Chef John’s Tomato Sauce. Give it a nice slow simmer, and you are in the sauce.

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  • JoLene

Click on the words "tomato sauce" (in blue), in the paragraph under the video.

  • elizabethd

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  • elizabethd

Chef John, This sound like a delicious sauce to me.