How to Make Tomato Paste

tomatopaste.jpg
How to Make Tomato Paste. Photo © Erin Huffstetler
Out of tomato paste or looking for a way to use up some of the tomatoes from your garden? Here's a simple recipe for tomato paste:

Ingredients

  • Tomato sauce (fresh or canned)

Preparation

1. Pour tomato sauce into a pan, and heat until reduced by half.

2. Use in any recipe that calls for tomato paste.

To Freeze: Transfer the tomato paste to freezer jars or other freezer-safe containers. Be sure to allow adequate headspace for expansion. Use within a year, for the best quality.

More About Tomatoes: