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Easy Meat Sauce Recipe

Easy Meat Sauce

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"This is a recipe that you can throw together in 10 minutes and then go and do whatever you want for 1 hour. It is not the thickest sauce, but it is delicious."

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Original recipe makes 6 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    1 hr 30 mins

    1 hr 40 mins


  1. Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat; saute onion in hot oil until softened, about 5 minutes. Season onion with Italian seasoning; continue to saute until the herbs are fragrant, about 3 minutes more.
  2. Break beef into small pieces and add to the skillet; cook and stir until browned and crumbly, 5 to 7 minutes.
  3. Stir tomato sauce and diced tomatoes into the beef mixture; season with salt, place a lid on the skillet, reduce heat to low, and cook at a simmer for 1 hour.
  4. Splash wine over the mixture, stir, and simmer until thickened, about 20 minutes.
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Aug 05, 2014

Good recipe, I added a green pepper chopped, and garlic powder to taste. With out the garlic powder I found this to be on the bland side slightly. Over all a good recipe. I will make it again. ( note, I may have found it a bit bland because I did not have red wine for the splash of it that the recipe called for).

May 28, 2014

We all loved this sauce! I did add some garlic and cut back the Italian seasoning b/c we like it, but not THAT much, lol. Also, I slightly drained the fire roasted tomatoes to ensure a thicker sauce, which worked great. This was simple and delicious and it makes A LOT, but I'm glad b/c I was able to freeze a container for next time. I will def be using this recipe again~YUM! Thanks for sharing. :)


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  • Calories
  • 286 kcal
  • 14%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 20.1 g
  • 6%
  • Cholesterol
  • 59 mg
  • 20%
  • Fat
  • 14.1 g
  • 22%
  • Fiber
  • 4.4 g
  • 18%
  • Protein
  • 19.5 g
  • 39%
  • Sodium
  • 1553 mg
  • 62%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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