Marinara Dip with Mozzarella Bites

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Add a touch of homemade with this kid-friendly marinara recipe perfect for dipping.

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Marinara Dip with Mozzarella Bites
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  • 1 (19.2 ounce) package Farm Rich Mozzarella Bites

    1 tablespoon olive oil

    1/2 onion, finely chopped

    1 clove garlic, minced

    1 (14 ounce) can crushed tomatoes

    1/4 teaspoon dried basil

    1/4 teaspoon dried oregano

    1 teaspoon sugar

    Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper


    1. Prepare Mozzarella Bites according to package directions and keep warm.
    2. In a medium saucepan over medium heat, add the olive oil and onion.
    3. Saute until the onions are translucent (about 4 minutes).
    4. Add garlic and cook for an additional minute.
    5. Stir in the tomatoes and herbs. Salt and pepper to taste.
    6. Bring sauce to a simmer and continue to cook, stirring often, for 10 minutes. Serve Mozzarella Bites alongside the sauce for dipping.
    7. Makes 2 cups dipping sauce.

Note: Want a meaty sauce? Add ½ pound ground beef to the pan while cooking the onion. Drain off excess fat before adding the remaining ingredients.