Cheesy Baked Spaghetti

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Cora Swindoll

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@cswindoll

A lovely Sunday dinner meal for the family. Reminds me of when my grandmother was alive and we would og to her house for Sunday dinner. Great memory.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6-8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1/2 lb
    ground chuck
  • 1/4 lb
    ground pork
  • 1/4 lb
    italian sausage, mild(out of casing)
  • 1/4 c
    olive oil
  • 1 c
    onion,chopped
  • 2 clove
    garlic,chopped
  • 1/4 c
    green bell pepper,chopped
  • 2 tsp
    fresh parsley,chopped
  • 1 can(s)
    small,chopped black olives
  • 1/4 tsp
    fresh oregano, chopped
  • 1/4 tsp
    fresh basil, chopped
  • 1
    bayleaf
  • 1/2 tsp
    black pepper
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 2
    6 oz cans tomatoe paste
  • 2
    32 oz cans crushed tomatoes
  • 1 tsp
    brown sugar
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 1/4 c
    grated parmesan cheese
  • 2 c
    shredded , italian blend cheese
  • 1 lb
    spaghetti noodles (regular or angel hair)

How to Make Cheesy Baked Spaghetti

Step-by-Step

  1. Chop onion and garlic and cook in olive oil in lg pan or pot until tender. Then add in meats and brown. Drain grease from cooked meat and set aside.
  2. Add cans of paste and tomaoies along with olives, all the seasonings and brown sugar to same pan meat was browned in and simmer on low upto 1 hr.
  3. Remove from heat and add meat back in along with parmesan cheese. stir till combined.
  4. Boil pasta per directions and drain well. place back into pot and add in meat sauce make sure all the pasta is well coated.(can freeze any extra sauce).
  5. Transfer sauced noodles to a large greased baking dish and top with shredded cheese.
  6. Bake in a pre heated 400 degree oven for 30 minutes.
    **If no time to make homemade sauce can use jarred sauce**

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About Cheesy Baked Spaghetti

Course/Dish: Pasta
Other Tag: For Kids



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