20-Minute Pasta Sauce Recipe: This Easy 4-Ingredient Tomato Sauce Recipe Was Made for Busy Days by 30Seconds Food

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20-Minute Pasta Sauce Recipe: This Easy 4-Ingredient Tomato Sauce Recipe Was Made for Busy Days

Pasta is a fast meal for those busy (or just lazy) days. If you think you have to grab that jar of sauce for a quick pasta dinner, think again. This easy pasta sauce recipe is ready in 20 minutes and has just a few ingredients. Deliziosa!

Cuisine: Italian
Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 21 minutes


  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped 
  • 3 - 4 cloves garlic, smashed
  • 1 can (28 ounces) whole tomatoes (with liquid)
  • 1 tablespoon butter

Here's how to make it:

  1. Heat the oil in a large pot. Add the onion and garlic. Cook, stirring, about 30 seconds.
  2. Add the tomatoes and butter. Season with salt and pepper. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and gently simmer 20 minutes.

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Elisa A. Schmitz 30Seconds
OMGoodness, that looks just perfect. So easy, too! #yum
Julie Rose
Perfect sauce recipe. 😍
What a savory sauce (simple, too)!

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