This Hidden Veggie Pizza Sauce is packed with over 1 1/2 cups of sneaky vegetables! Use this kid-friendly veggie pizza sauce to top your favorite pizza or as a dip for grilled cheese sandwiches or pizza bites. This veggie packed tomato sauce is easy to meal prep and freezes well.
1 ½cupschopped vegetableschopped small, such as zucchini, carrot, bell pepper, onion, spinach, etc.
15ouncecan tomato sauce
Heat the olive oil in a medium saucepan over medium low heat. Add the chopped vegetables and cook, stirring often, for 5 minutes or until softened.
Add the garlic and cook, stirring, for 30 seconds.
Add the tomato sauce, Italian seasoning, dried basil and salt. Bring to a boil, cover, and reduce heat to a low simmer. Simmer for 5 minutes.
Let cool slightly and then transfer to a blender to puree until smooth. (Or use an immersion blender to puree in the pot.)
Use sauce on homemade pizzas or as a dip for grilled cheese sandwiches, pizza bites, etc.