Homemade Italian Sauce

Homemade Italian Sauce Recipe

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Shelia Rudick


Usually, I serve this on a bed of spaghetti. Slight variations of this sauce make it perfect for lasagne.


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15 Min
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12 oz
can tomato paste
16 oz
diced, stewed, tomatoes
1/2 c
diced onion
1/2 c
diced bellpepper
2 Tbsp
1 lb
lean hamburger, cooked and drained
1 tsp
1/4 tsp
red pepper (omit for lasagne)
2 Tbsp
butter (omit for lasagne)
1 Tbsp

How to Make Homemade Italian Sauce


  • 1Allow hamburger to cook in large chunks.
  • 2Saute onion and pepper in oil. Add hamburger and remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil, then turn down heat and simmer 25-30 minutes, adding 1/4 cup more water if necessary. Sauce should be thick.
  • 3Serve on pasta (or use in lasagna.)

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Course/Dish: Other Sauces

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