Fresh is best and something you don’t always get when you order pizza delivery. When you grow your own vegetables and herbs it is easy to whip up creative pizza that is healthy for your family. In today’s post, I share a super easy creative pizza sauce you can print and add to your recipe files. Don’t forget that fresh is always best so use this up as you need it.
Super Easy Pizza Sauce Recipe
This healthy homemade pizza sauce recipe is super easy to whip up most any time. Fresh is always best so be sure to allow an extra 15 minutes to mix up the basil pesto using fresh basil that is super easy to grow at home.
For this recipe you will need:
- 5-6 basil leaves tore finely
- 8 oz. tomato sauce
- 1 clove of garlic minced
- 2 tablespoons oregano
- 2 tablespoons parsley
- salt and pepper to taste
Most if not all the herbs can be grown in your home or garden depending on the season. It is best to use fresh ingredients and make this as you need it. I love trying fresh new toppings from what is growing in my garden or dome.
Don’t forget to try the printable recipe card below. Let me know what you ned up adding to your pizza tonight.
It’s Pizza Sauce Making Nite!
Can you tell which pizza is my favorite? I loaded mine with basil, tomatoes, feta, and black olives.
Can’t Beat The Basil with the Pizza Sauce
Tonight in my home Pizza night was all about the basil. Luckily, we’ve got tons of it growing indoors so there is plenty for other creative recipes. Nothing compares to homemade pizza with toppings you grow. The photo below features the basil I grew from seed to many harvests indoors this winter. Check out some of my basil growing tips on my site.
Check out the Pizza recipes below:
It’s a challenge for me to downsize my meals now that my kids are older and I’m adapting to new healthy food choices. In fact,
No Cook Pizza SauceDifficulty: Easy
8 ounce tomato sauce
5-6 fresh basil leaves torn finely ( about 3 tablespoon)
1 clove of garlic minced
2 tablespoons Italian seasoning
2 tablespoons of parsley
salt and pepper to taste
Mix all ingredients together using food processor.
Spread on favorite pizza crust topped with fresh ingredients.
This sauce can be stored in refrigerator in air tight container for up to a week but not recommended because fresh is best!
Be sure to share this recipe on your favorite social media platform. You can find me at @brenhaas if you would like to tag me!
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Happy Pizza Day,