Poor Man's Goulash

Poor Man's Goulash Recipe

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Jo Anne Cobb


this is called poor mans goulash - my mother use to make this for us for a quick lunch and tell us that this is what the poor people in Italy ate when they could not afford real tomatos to make a proper gravy - really - it is just a tasty quick dinner - enjoy


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as my mother would say - serves 4 people but only 2 italians
15 Min
45 Min


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  • 1 lb
    ground beef
  • 1 jar(s)
    tomato sauce
  • 1 lb
    elbow macaroni, cooked

How to Make Poor Man's Goulash


  1. cook elbow macaroni al dente - fry ground beef till done - add tomato sauce and stir till sauce is incorporated with beef - add cooked elbow macaroni and stir till all mixed - serve

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About Poor Man's Goulash

Course/Dish: Beef, Pasta
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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