Recipe courtesy of Bobby Deen
Episode: Getting Saucy!
Print
Total:
1 hr 10 min
Active:
40 min
Yield:
6 to 8 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

  • 3 1/2 pounds fresh plum tomatoes
  • 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 
  • 4 scallions, minced 
  • 1 small red onion, minced 
  • 3 hot cherry peppers, minced (if you prefer the sauce sweet, substitute 1/4 red bell pepper)
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced 
  • 1/4 cup fresh basil leaves 
  • 1 teaspoon fresh oregano leaves
  • 1 teaspoon sea salt 

Directions

Bring a large pot of water to a boil over high heat. Blanch the tomatoes in the boiling water for 1 minute, then transfer to a strainer. When cool enough to handle, peel the tomatoes and discard the skins.

Heat the olive oil in a cast-iron skillet over medium heat. Add the scallions, red onion and cherry peppers and saute until well caramelized, about 7 minutes. Add the garlic and saute another 2 to 3 minutes. Add the peeled tomatoes and crush with a potato masher. Add 1/2 cup warm water and stir in the basil, oregano and sea salt. Cover and simmer for 30 minutes.

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the Recipe

Gabriele's Limoncello 01:28

Gabriele shares his family recipe for a delicious summertime libation.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Meatballs with Tomato Sauce

Recipe courtesy of David Rocco

Fresh Salmon Croquettes

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Deen

Salmon with Sweet and Spicy Rub

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Buffalo Mozzarella and Tomato Pizza

Recipe courtesy of Roger Mooking

Bobby's Sweet and Spicy Pork and Slaw Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Deen

Pepper-Crusted Tuna Steak with Teriyaki Sauce and Wasabi Smashed Potatoes

Recipe courtesy of Nadia G

Turkey Sausages with Spicy Beans : Sausages with Fagioli All'uccelletta

Recipe courtesy of Debi Mazar and Gabriele Corcos

Fettuccine with Creamy Red Pepper-Feta Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Ellie Krieger

Nonna's Basil-Walnut Pesto

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Deen

On TV

Unique Eats

8am | 7c

Unique Eats

8:30am | 7:30c

Unique Eats

9am | 8c

Unique Eats

9:30am | 8:30c

Unique Sweets

10am | 9c

Unique Sweets

10:30am | 9:30c

Unique Sweets

11am | 10c

Unique Sweets

11:30am | 10:30c

Best. Ever.

1pm | 12c

Extreme Cake Makers

2:30pm | 1:30c

Cake Wars

4pm | 3c

Carnival Eats

5:30pm | 4:30c

Carnival Eats

6:30pm | 5:30c

Carnival Eats

7:30pm | 6:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Carnival Eats

8pm | 7c

Carnival Eats

8:30pm | 7:30c

Food: Fact or Fiction?

10:30pm | 9:30c

Good Eats

11pm | 10c

Good Eats

11:30pm | 10:30c

Carnival Eats

12am | 11c

Carnival Eats

12:30am | 11:30c

Good Eats

3am | 2c

Good Eats

3:30am | 2:30c

Trending Videos

Brunch Bonanza

So Much Pretty Food Here