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Spaghetti Sauce from Scratch

Wow. Sorry it's so long in between this year.  I've been super busy with the end of the year stuff and my own classes and I have honestly just been throwing things in the crock pot and leaving. But yesterday I had some time to breathe, so I decided it was time to get out the last of those farm share tomatoes and make sauce.

1 gallon bag tomatoes, whole, frozen (14-16 cups)
1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil
1 entire bulb of garlic, peeled and minced
3 Tbsp. sugar
1 tsp. parsely
1 tsp. basil
1 tsp. oregano
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. white pepper
1/2 cup grated Parmesan/Romano, the shaky kind
Thaw your frozen tomatoes.  You can now just pinch the skins off.Combine skinned tomatoes, olive oil, and garlic in your saucepan.Simmer until tomatoes soften up, then use a hand blender to break it up and smooth it out.Continue simmering until desired consistency is reached.Add sugar, parsley, oregano, salt and pepper to taste. Simmer for a few more minutes to combine flavors.Remove from heat and add…