from Cup of Sugar/Pinch of Salt
2 Tbs. olive oil
2 bay leaves
pinch of cloves (ground)
pinch of cinnamon
2 cloves garlic, minced
2 large onions, chopped
salt and pepper
5 large tomatoes, diced
1 tsp. sugar
pinch of nutmeg
1. Heat oil on medium heat in a heavy-bottomed skillet. Add bay leaves, cloves, and cinnamon to the pan. Then add garlic and saute until fragrant (30 secs), then add onion, garlic, and black pepper and saute for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
2. Add tomatoes, sugar, and some more salt to the mixture, stir to combine, and cover for 5 mintues.
3. Take the lid off, cook for another 5 minutes stirring occassionally.
4. Remove bay leaves, pour the mixture into a blender, add the pinch of nutmeg, and blend until mostly smooth.