Candied Tomato Sauce

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If you are like me, and have so many tomatoes in your garden you don’t know what to do with, here is a great recipe for a slow roasted tomato sauce. Roasting the tomatoes brings out an intense flavor you cannot get otherwise. Roma tomatoes work best for this recipe.

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Candied Tomato Sauce

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78.1 Cals 3.2 Protein 17.3 Carbs 1.2 Fats
Yield: 4 servings
CUISINE: Italian

Ingredients

  • 12 ripe Roma tomatoes
  • salt
  • 1 tsp fresh thyme
  • 1 tsp fresh oregano
  • olive oil spray
  • 2 tbsp fresh basil, chopped

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 325°.
  • Slice tomatoes in half.
  • Season with salt, basil, oregano and thyme.
  • Spray a cookie sheet with olive oil spray and place tomatoes cut side up.
  • Bake 2 hrs until skin gets wrinkled and crusty on the bottom and moist in the center.
  • Puree the tomatoes in a food processor.
  • If it is too thick, you can thin with pasta water.
  • Serve over your favorite high fiber pasta and grated cheese.

Nutrition

Serving: 1/4, Calories: 78.1kcal, Carbohydrates: 17.3g, Protein: 3.2g, Fat: 1.2g, Fiber: 4.1g
Blue Smart Points: 0
Green Smart Points: 0
Purple Smart Points: 0
Points +: 2
Keywords: Freezer Meals, Gluten Free, Vegetarian Meals

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9 comments

  1. This was so, so good! I have a ton of tomatoes all ripening at the same time, and this was perfect! They are not Romas, but it didn’t seem to matter. Except for that point, I followed the instructions exactly, then used the sauce for a quick pizza. DELICIOUS!

  2. Thanks so much for this and the Baked Eggplant recipe. We have 100 tomato plants & was running out of ways to can them!

  3. Id add butter but this is "skinny" cooking lol. This is making me so hungry. I love your blog!

  4. Freezing it in batches is a great idea!

  5. THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR THIS RECIPE!!!!! I MADE SOMETHING LIKE THIS A FEW YRS AGO AND LOST THE RECIPE. IT IS ABSOLUTELY AMAZING. i MADE 2 OR 3 BATCHES OF IT AND FROZE IT IN 1 CUP QUANTITIES. GREAT FOR WHEN YOU WANT THAT CARB FIX!!!!!THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU.

  6. The picture looks so yummy…. I’m going to try this tomorrow!

  7. Looks good to my liking. I don’t like to watered sauce which is a lot of what I find. Have to look into making this one.

    Thanks!

  8. I love this recipe. I’m looking at ten tomatoes now and I’m just not sure what I’m going to do with them, now I have a great recipe! Thanks so much!

    I might try canning what I don’t use. Have you tried that?

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