American Chop Suey

American Chop Suey Recipe

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Barb Leger


My Irish grandmothr and "Yankee" grandfather ran a diner for a few years with simple fare like this. It's third generation now.

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tomato paste
onions, yellow
green bell pepper
ground beef

How to Make American Chop Suey


  • 1Saute chopped onion and pepper together until softened and drain.
  • 2Brown ground beef.
  • 3Blend onions, peppers, and ground beef in large fry pan and add one large can tomato paste with one to one and a half can of water. Bring to boil and simmer.
  • 4Meanwhile, cook pasta (rotini, elbow, your choice of maraconi).
  • 5Add pasta to onion, pepper, ground beef and tomato mixture, cover and simmer until ready.

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About American Chop Suey

Course/Dish: Pasta
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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