In-a-Pinch Ketchup


* 1 (6 ounce) can tomato paste
* 2 tablespoons white vinegar
* 5 tablespoons brown sugar
* 1 teaspoon garlic powder
* 1 teaspoon onion powder
* 1/4 teaspoon allspice
* 1 teaspoon salt
* 1 teaspoon molasses
* 1 tablespoon corn syrup
* 1 1/4 cups water


  1. Mix together the tomato paste, white vinegar, brown sugar, garlic powder, onion powder, allspice, salt, molasses, corn syrup, and water in a saucepan over low heat; simmer gently until you get the consistency of ketchup, 45 minutes to 1 hour. Taste and adjust salt if necessary before serving.

real tomatoes can be used… you may choose what kind of spices you want to use…

fresh picked cherry tomatoes… yummmmm

a healthier one… pitted dates as sweetener