You are here: Home » Recipes » Ultimate Red Pasta Sauce Ultimate Red Pasta Sauce Recipe by Relish ContributorKitchen Tested Yield 6 servings This rich, flavorful sauce is a sneaky way of getting veggies in your diet. PrintEmail Ingredients 1 medium onion, chopped1/2 cup chopped celery1/2 cup finely chopped carrots1 teaspoon minced garlic1 (28-ounce) can pureed tomatoes1 (6-ounce) can tomato paste1/2 cup water or chicken broth1 tablespoon dried oregano1 bay leaf1 teaspoon dried basil2 tablespoons chopped parsley pinch sugar Salt and pepper to taste Instructions In a large pan coated with nonstick cooking spray, saute the onion, celery, carrots and garlic over medium high for 5 minutes. Add the tomatoes, tomato paste, water, oregano, bay leaf, basil, parsley, sugar, salt and pepper. Cook over a medium heat for another 15 minutes. Remove bay leaf before serving. Serve over pasta of your choice.