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Creole Sauce
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A light tomato sauce with plenty of Creole flavors.

Rating:
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 35 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Nutrition Facts

Makes 8 servings
Amount Per Serving
Calories 68.2
Total Carbs 7.6 g
Dietary Fiber 1.9 g
Sugars 3.8 g
Total Fat 3.8 g
Saturated Fat 0.5 g
Unsaturated Fat 0.4 g
Potassium 111.1 mg
Protein 1.3 g
Sodium 41.1 mg
Dietary Exchanges
1 Fat , 1 Vegetables , 1/2 Other Carbs
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Note: One or more ingredients from this recipe are not included in the nutritional analysis above. Either the ingredient is missing from our database or is listed as "optional" in the recipe.
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Servings
Ingredients

1 1/2 each  chopped green bell peppers
0 3/4 cup  sliced carrots
0 1/2 cup  sliced white onion
0 1/2 cup  fresh chopped celery
3 each  medium garlic cloves
2 tbsp  olive oil
1 each  medium tomatoes
1 tsp  ground basil leaves
1 tsp  oregano leaves
1 tsp  paprika
0 1/2 tsp  ground thyme
0 1/2 tsp  gumbo file powder
1 floz  bay leaf
0 1/4 tsp  ground cayenne (red pepper)
0 1/2 tsp  salt
1 cup  low sodium vegetable broth
1 cup  tomato sauce, low sodium
Directions
  1. In large skillet, heat oil over medium. Cook bell peppers, carrots, onion, celery, and garlic 8 to 10 minutes or until peppers are soft.
  2. Add tomato, basil, oregano, paprika, thyme, gumbo powder, bay leaf, cayenne pepper, and salt.
  3. Simmer over medium heat 2 to 3 minutes, stirring often.
  4. Add broth and tomato sauce and bring to boil. Lower heat and simmer 20 minutes, stirring often. Remove bay leaf. Serve.

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