Vegetarian Sauce Recipe

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Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time30 Min
Ready In45 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexJust EnjoyServings4
VegetarianMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Dried mushrooms1 Cup (16 tbs), rinsed
 Sun dried tomatoes6 , cut in halves
 Canned crushed tomatoes28 Ounce (1 Can)
 Onion1⁄2 Medium, finely chopped
 Garlic2 Clove (10 gm), crushed
 Canned white kidney beans15 Ounce, drained (1 Can)
 Red wine1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Green bell pepper2 Tablespoon, chopped
 Green peas1 Cup (16 tbs) (Fresh Or Frozen And Thawed)
 Parsley1 Tablespoon, chopped
 Cooked pasta/Rice1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Crumbled goat cheese/Blue cheese1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Salt To Taste
 Pepper To Taste

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 575 Calories from Fat 111

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 13 g19.4%

Saturated Fat 7.5 g37.5%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 39 mg13%

Sodium 988.8 mg41.2%

Total Carbohydrates 99 g33.1%

Dietary Fiber 18.5 g73.9%

Sugars 12.4 g

Protein 27 g54%

Vitamin A 51% Vitamin C 88.3%

Calcium 27.3% Iron 36.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1.Cut dried mushrooms into pieces and remove tough stems if any.

2.In a slow cooker, put mushrooms and add sun dried tomatoes, crushed tomatoes, onion, garlic, beans, wine and bell pepper.
3.Put the cooker's lid and cook for 21/2- 31/2 hrs on HIGH.
4.Once done, put peas and parsley in the cooker and cook for further 15 mins afetr covering the cooker.
5.Add a pinch of salt and pepper.

6.Toss over rice or pasta and garnish with crumbled blue or goat cheese.