Pizza sauce is typically made withplain tomato sauce or pureed tomatoes and tomato paste, causing it to be a thicker consistency than pasta sauce. The thicker sauce prevents the dough from getting too soggy while the pizza cooks
Is pizza sauce just marinara?
Both pizza sauce vs marinara are made with tomatoes, garlic and basil. The main difference between the two is thatmarinara sauce uses whole peeled tomatoes while pizza sauce uses crushed tomatoes. Crushed tomatoes are ground up which makes them thicker in consistency.