Pennsylvania Greek Sauce

Pennsylvania Greek Sauce

Miz 6

"This is my sister Dawn's recipe for good, old-fashioned, northwest-Pennsylvanian Greek sauce for topping your burgers and dogs."


1 h servings 78 cals
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Original recipe yields 12 servings



  • Calories:
  • 78 kcal
  • 4%
  • Fat:
  • 4.6 g
  • 7%
  • Carbs:
  • 2.5g
  • < 1%
  • Protein:
  • 6.8 g
  • 14%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 23 mg
  • 8%
  • Sodium:
  • 218 mg
  • 9%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Place the beef in a large skillet over medium heat. Cook until beef is completely brown; drain. Stir the onions, tomato sauce, water, salt, pepper, oregano, basil, garlic powder, cumin, red pepper flakes, and yellow mustard into the beef. Bring to a boil; lower heat to medium-low and simmer 45 minutes, stirring occasionally.
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  1. 28 Ratings


I lost my recipe from the Erie newspaper for greek sauce and came back to my trusted All Recipes. This is great. I used more tomato sauce b/c I only had a larger can, maybe around 12 oz. instead...

Thanks for the recipe, and the memories. I grew up in Erie, and Greek Dogs and Burgers were a late-night staple, most often from Panos Restaurant. I was recently trying to explain what Greek Do...

Loved this sauce.. reminds me of home Erie/Corry PA! The only thing I made sure to do (that wasn't mentioned in the recipe) was to mash the browned beef with a potato masher. All of the Greek sa...

At first I didn't think that this was going to taste right. After I fixed a dog though, it reminded me of the many Greek Dogs I used to eat as a 6th-7th grader from the Greek restaurant down th...

Not being able to find greek sauce in the stores anymore, I went on a search and came across this one. And funny as it is, from my home town of Erie, PA. I did change a few things for a littl...

We usually don't cook with ground beef, so I used turkey instead. Instead of crushed red pepper flakes, I used cayenne pepper. This tastes as good as it smells! If it hadn't been for AR, I'd hav...

Followed this recipe to the T and it was AMAZING!! Tastes just like the greek sauce at the greek places.

This was pretty good but not quite the greek coney sauce we are looking for. I cut the red pepper down to a quarter of the original amount, and used beef broth instead of water since I had it to...

I have been away from home for so long and when I found this recipe it brought back all the memories of Erie, PA.....loved it!!!!