Simple, spicy pizza sauce is almost effortless to make from scratch, resulting in bolder, brighter flavors that are well worth the extra time. Here, our Extra Hot Crushed Red Pepper lends singeing heat.

Prep time: 5 min

Cook time: 15 min

Total time: 20 min

Spicy Pizza Sauce
Copyright Recipe © 2015 Woodland Foods


Makes enough for 2 large pizzas


  1. Place tomato sauce, tomatoes, garlic, basil, oregano and crushed red pepper in large saucepan. Season with salt and pepper, bring to a boil over medium-high heat. Reduce heat and simmer, allowing flavors to combine.

  2. Stir olive oil into sauce and heat through. Use to make homemade pizza or as a spicy dipping sauce for breadsticks.