Late summer tends to be prime tomato season. Are you still seeing tomatoes available at your local farmers' markets and grocery stores? If so, grab about six pounds and make yourself some tomato sauce from scratch!
Here are the advantages:
1. This tomato sauce is sooo delicious, you could eat a cup of it, straight up. Seriously, it's so good, it could easily double as a soup. The flavor you get from using fresh, ripe tomatoes is incomparable.
2. It's surprisingly easy! See below for simple...