Homemade ketchup

Homemade ketchup

Based on 8 ratings

Difficulty

Easy 👌
60
min.
Preparation
0
min.
Baking
0
min.
Resting

Ingredients

Servings:-20+
1½ kg tomatoes
½ head garlic
onion
100 g cane sugar
1 tbsp tomato paste
200 ml apple cider vinegar
cinnamon stick
1 tsp chili flakes
1 tbsp mustard seeds
½ tbsp allspice
ice cubes
olive oil
salt
pepper
Metric
Imperial

Utensils

  • slotted spoon
  • large bowl
  • knife
  • large pot
  • rubber spatula
  • cutting board
  • tea egg
  • immersion blender
  • sieve
  • airtight container
  • tightly sealed container
  • hand blender
  • spatula

Nutrition per serving

Cal
62
Protein
2g
Fat
0g
Carb
13g

Step 1/5

  •  kg tomatoes
  • ice cubes
  • salt
  • slotted spoon
  • large bowl
  • knife
  • large pot

Bring a pot of salted water to a low boil. Prepare an ice bath with ice cubes and cold water. Blanch the tomatoes for approx. 20 - 30 sec. in the pot then transfer and submerge them in the ice bath. Remove the skin.

Step 2/5

  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • ½ head garlic
  • 1 onion
  • 100 cane sugar
  • 1 tbsp tomato paste
  • 200 ml apple cider vinegar
  • rubber spatula
  • cutting board

Heat olive oil in a pot set over medium-high heat. Finely chop garlic and onion and add to the pot with the cane sugar. Stir thoroughly. Add tomato paste and deglaze with apple cider vinegar. Allow to simmer and reduce by half.

Step 3/5

  • 1 cinnamon stick
  • 1 tsp chili flakes
  • 1 tbsp mustard seeds
  • ½ tbsp allspice
  • salt
  • pepper
  • tea egg

Cut the tomatoes lengthwise into slices, add to the pot, and mix thoroughly. Add cinnamon stick and chili flakes. Place mustard seeds and allspice in a tea egg and add to the pot. Season with salt and pepper and let sauce simmer until reduced by half.

Step 4/5

  • immersion blender
  • sieve
  • airtight container
  • large bowl

Remove cinnamon stick and tea egg. Purée with an immersion blender and strain through a sieve into a large bowl. Allow to cool for approx. 30 min. Store ketchup in an airtight container in the fridge for up to 2 weeks. Enjoy!

Step 5/5

  • tightly sealed container
  • hand blender
  • sieve
  • large bowl
  • spatula

After reduced by half season with salt and pepper again. Remove the cinnamon stick and the tea strainer. Puree finely with a hand blender. Strain through a sieve into a large bowl. For this step you also can use a food mill. Allow to cool approx. 30 min. Store ketchup in a tightly sealed container in the fridge for up to 2 weeks.