I love spicy tomato sauce. This Simple and Easy Fra Diavolo Sauce, is so good. You’ll never buy jarred tomato sauce ever again. It really is almost as easy as opening a jar.  Manga!


Simple and Easy Fra Diavolo Sauce

Course: dinner, entree, lunch, Main Course, Sauce
Cuisine: Italian, Pasta, Sauce
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 193 kcal
Making this spicy sauce couldn't be easier.


  • 28 oz can Crushed Tomatoes
  • 6 oz can tomato paste
  • 1 1/2 t crushed red pepper more or less to taste
  • 1/2 cup fresh basil leaves roughly chopped
  • 2 t of Herbs de Provence or Italian seasoning
  • 10 cloves garlic thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup diced onion
  • 2 T Olive Oil extra virgin
  • 2 T Balsamic Vinegar
  • Sea salt and fresh ground pepper to taste


  1. Heat oil in a dutch oven over med-high heat.
  2. Cook onions and garlic until they begin to become transparent.
  3. Add balsamic vinegar
  4. Add can of crushed tomatoes and tomato paste.
  5. Add crushed red pepper and herbs de Provence or Italian seasoning.
  6. Simmer for 15 minutes.
  7. Add fresh basil and cook another 5 minutes.
  8. Serve warm.

Recipe Notes

Will keep refrigerated for about a week.

Nutrition Facts
Simple and Easy Fra Diavolo Sauce
Amount Per Serving
Calories 193 Calories from Fat 72
% Daily Value*
Fat 8g12%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Sodium 670mg29%
Potassium 1172mg33%
Carbohydrates 29g10%
Fiber 6g25%
Sugar 16g18%
Protein 6g12%
Vitamin A 1580IU32%
Vitamin C 32.8mg40%
Calcium 119mg12%
Iron 4.8mg27%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

More Recipe(

 < Eat  < Drink < Party <

How to make Irish Coffee

Learn how to make Irish Coffee
An Irish coffee cocktail is a mixture of brown sugar-sweetened coffee, Irish whiskey, and topped with whipped cream.
This is so easy to make and prepare to feel pampered and enveloped by this warm coffee cocktail. 


DIY + Create

Food Philosophy

I love serving homemade meals and entertaining, but I don’t love spending all my time in the kitchen… Sound familiar?  I’ll share my shortcuts for getting delicious, healthy food on the table – easy, fast & stress-free. All of my recipes have been tested on family and friends.  We love them and I hope you will too.



Chief Mermaid & Mojito Maker

This is me hangin’ out on the boat – it’s an absolutely gorgeous day in the Florida Keys – doing what wannabe mermaids do best…splashing in the waves + soaking up the sun. Life’s amazing.  Want to learn more?  

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Share the Love.

Tell your friends!

Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap