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Mama's Easy Awesome Meat Sauce

Mama's Easy Awesome Meat Sauce

  • Prep

    5 m
  • Cook

    10 m
  • Ready In

    15 m
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Ground beef and onion are simmered with robustly flavored sauce for a delicious, cooked-all-day flavor.

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Directions

  1. Brown ground beef with onion in 12-inch nonstick skillet; drain, if desired.
  2. Stir in sauce and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer covered, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes. Serve, if desired, over your favorite hot pasta.
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TTV78
6

TTV78

6/27/2010

I have made this simple recipe so many times (every time the Hubster calls randomly on his way home & says he feels like spaghetti & meat sauce for dinner) that I figure I should give it its due review. It's so easy & hard to screw up, but also very easy to make even better! I add 2 cloves minced garlic to the meat mixture during browning, sprinkle italian seasoning or dried basil depending on which sauce I am using, or add fresh herbs if I have them. You can use any flavor sauce you like, which is a bonus. Always a good go-to recipe! :)

lisa
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lisa

1/20/2010

I've always made my sauce like this, but usually add fresh minced garlic. Great basic recipe & great for beginners!

jojo
4

jojo

1/13/2010

This pasta sauce taste like it came out of a can. The onion and beef could have been used elsewhere and tasted so much better...not a big fan of this recipe.

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