Tomato Sauce

Prep Time

less than 10 mins

Cooking Time

10-30 mins





Cooking with

The addition of mirin to this tomato sauce gives it a cleaner, fresher flavor than ketchup.


  • 1 clove garlic, finely diced
  • 1 stick celery, finely diced
  • 1 medium onion, finely diced
  • 4 tbsp Mitoku Organic Authentic Mirin
  • 1 400g can of chopped tomatoes
  • 1 stock cube
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 sprig of thyme
  • Oil, for frying

Preparation Method

  1. Heat a little oil in a saucepan, add the diced vegetables and fry, then add the mirin and simmer to reduce.
  2. Add the can of chopped tomato, stock cube, bay leaf, and sprig of thyme and simmer until the sauce thickens. Season to taste and serve with omelet or pasta.

Recipe by Mikawa Mirin