Last Updated on June 27, 2023 by My Back Kitchen
When it comes to capturing the essence of true Italian pizza, the sauce plays a pivotal role. An authentic Italian pizza sauce is simple yet bursting with vibrant flavors, allowing the quality of the ingredients to shine through. In this blog post, we are excited to share with you an authentic Italian pizza sauce recipe that will transport your taste buds to the streets of Italy. With just a handful of ingredients and a little time, you can recreate the magic of Italian pizzerias in the comfort of your own kitchen. Get ready to elevate your pizza game with this traditional sauce that embodies the heart and soul of Italian cuisine. Enjoy!
Authentic Italian Pizza Sauce
- 2 small garlic cloves
- 1 tsp. sugar
- 1/8 tsp. red pepper flakes
- 1/4 tsp. salt
- 1/8 tsp. ground black pepper
- 14 oz. canned whole canned tomatoes without juice
- In a blender, add 1/2 of the canned tomatoes and all spices together. Pulse until combined, making sure not to over blend. Add remaining canned tomatoes and pulse.