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Perfect Your Tomato Sauce with Mamma Giuliana’s New Tip

Next time you make tomato sauce, try Mamma Giuliana’s innovative tip to eliminate that sour, bitter taste. Her surprising yet easy method ensures your sauce comes out just right every time!

Avoid Bitterness in Tomato Sauce

It’s disappointing to find your homemade tomato sauce tasting bitter and acidic after all your hard work. While some suggest adding sugar, this can often make the sauce too sweet. Instead, follow Mamma Giuliana’s reliable tip using a common household ingredient to balance your sauce perfectly.

Watch Mamma Giuliana’s Video Tip

Discover the secret to perfect tomato sauce in Mamma Giuliana’s latest video.

Mamma Giuliana’s Secret Ingredient: Baking Soda

No matter which type of tomato sauce you are making, towards the end of cooking, always taste it to check for seasoning and any unpleasant sourness. If your sauce tastes acidic, here’s what to do:

  1. Add Baking Soda: Simply add about half a teaspoon of baking soda to your sauce. If you’re making a larger quantity, you might need a bit more.
  2. Observe the Reaction: The baking soda will react with the acid in the tomatoes, causing foam to form on the surface.
  3. Stir and Wait: Continue to stir the sauce and wait for the foam to disappear. This process will neutralize the acidity without altering the sweetness of your sauce.

Taste and Enjoy

After the foam has settled and disappeared, taste your sauce again. You will find it perfectly balanced, free from any unpleasant bitter or acidic notes.

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