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Tender squid in a light tomato sauce

Tender squid in a light tomato sauce

Easy to make, but they can surprise with unusual taste of the dish. Suitable for a large number of side dishes

Cooking time 30 minutes Number of servings6

Ingredients for Tender squid in a light tomato sauce

Step-by-step instruction of cooking Tender squid in a light tomato sauce

Step 1

Peel onions, cut in long thin "filaments"

Step 2

Chop finely the garlic cloves. You can crush it in a garlic press

Step 3

Raw carcasses of squid wash, remove possible remnants of the viscera. Clean squid cut "cubes" in length more than 5 cm

Step 4

When the onions become slightly translucent, add the tomato puree. Stir and continue to cook for another 3 minutes

Step 5

At this stage, add into the pan the squid, stir and cook to almost the maximum heat. Is better to cover the pan with a lid, in order of calamari came out quickly and the moisture

Step 6

After a few minutes add the soy sauce, stir, cover the pan again with a lid and leave the squid bit stew a few moments

Step 7

At this stage add the sauce, sugar, pepper, spices and vinegar. Mix everything carefully and leave the lid for another few minutes

Step 8

If you want the sauce to be liquid, you can skip this step. If You want the sauce has become thick, add the flour and mix thoroughly. Adding more or less flour, You can get the sauce consistency that meets You. Note that on cooling the sauce will become slightly thicker

Step 9

There is the last step. If the sauce turned out too sour for You, You can fix it, gradually adding sugar and stirring. Also, add salt to taste, stir and let cool slightly. Preferably serve with a side dish. In my case, I have simply boiled rice. Bon appetit!