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I’ve been wanting to make ketchup for a while now, and finally had the courage to dive in this week. There is something very satisfying about being able to make your own condiments. Take that, Heinz!

ketchup in a pot

Ingredients:

2 28-oz cans of pureed organic tomatoes

1 cup onions (finely chopped)

2 tbsp mustard

1/4 cup brown sugar

1/2 cup white vinegar

1/2 tsp ground allspice

1/4 tsp ground cloves

2 tbsp dry ground mustard

1 tsp salt

1 tsp ground black pepper

1 tsp celery seed

2 tsp garlic powder

making ketchup

Place all of the ingredients in a pot, and bring to a boil. Lower the heat, cover, and cook down for 2 hours. Remove from heat and let cool to room temperature. Blend all the ingredients with an immersion blender, and you’ve got yourself some tasty ketchup!

homemade ketchup

(Inspired by CHOW)

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6 Comments

6 Responses to Homemade Ketchup

  1. HintOfKizzle says:

    Awesome! I’m gonna try this! I’m really getting into making my own foods these days. It’s usually so easy and soooooo much healthier! (No additives or preservatives).

  2. becca says:

    I’m getting into it too. Thanks for the support! Let me know if you have any recommendations!

  3. HintOfKizzle says:

    Mayonnaise!

  4. becca says:

    I actually posted a recipe for basil olive oil mayonnaise back in February, check it out!

  5. oliveoyl says:

    I plan to try this – been trying to find a recipe for ketchup without tomato paste (or onions and garlic) to avoid FODMAPs (which bother a lot of those with IBS ) and I think this might work! I may try in the Crockpot though.

  6. becca says:

    Glad I could help! Also, thanks for introducing me to the concept of FODMAPS.

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