Basic tomato sauces sauces tomate:
- Tomato sauce sauce tomate
Tomato sauce can be made with fresh or canned tomatoes cooked with meat or vegetable stock, vegetables (onion, carrot, garlic, herbs) and/or bacon and ham.
Tomato sauce is used to accompany various meat, vegetable and pasta dishes.
- Tomato coulis coulis de tomate
Tomato coulis is a sauce made of fresh tomatoes, carrots, onions, herbs, sugar, salt and pepper. The sauce is cooked until thickened into a puree and sieved.
Tomato coulis may be served as a sauce or it can be used to flavour soups and sauces.
See a recipe for tomato sauce.
Note: ingredients used in cooking or flavouring basic sauces may vary a great deal depending on the recipe.