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Hearty Meat Sauce

Rated as 4.25 out of 5 Stars

"My grandmother fixed this for us growing up and I love it. It is a thick and hearty sauce for spaghetti or your favorite noodle! Of course the bread of choice would have to be Texas garlic bread!"
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45 m servings 351
Original recipe yields 4 servings


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  1. In a skillet over medium heat, brown the ground beef until no pink shows; drain.
  2. In a large pot combine browned beef and spaghetti sauce over medium heat for 5 or 10 minutes. Add yellow peppers, red peppers, canned tomatoes and mushrooms. Lower heat and simmer covered for 30 minutes, stirring every once in a while.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 351 calories; 14 39.3 15.8 39 1111 Full nutrition

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I decided to try this recipe using some of my home grown tomatoes from my garden, peeling and smushing them up, about 2 cups worth. (I'm drowning in tomatoes!) I used it with a batch of homemade...

Delicious! I make this and pour it over baked garlic bread for an easy supper.

I would add a large chopped onion to this recipe(for onion lovers) It would have a tastier flavor!

I sauteed some fresh minced garlic and a whole diced onion that I sauteed in a little EVOO with the mushrooms before adding the rest of the ingredients. After tasting it, I did add in some homem...

Added diced onion and garlic with the meat as I browned it. For my personal bowl I added crushed red pepper flakes. Subbed the ground beef for Johnsonville Mild Italian sausage and the flavor ...