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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10 Min
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  • can(s)
    tomato paste
  • medium
    onions, yellow
  • large
    green bell pepper
  • lb
    ground beef

How to Make American Chop Suey


  1. Saute chopped onion and pepper together until softened and drain.
  2. Brown ground beef.
  3. Blend 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.
  4. Meanwhile, cook pasta (rotini, elbow, your choice of maraconi).
  5. Add 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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