Thick Meat Sauce for Spaghetti

Anita Hoffman


An easy, fast, delicious sauce for spaghetti when you are in a hurry and pressed for time.
Photo adapted from Oak Grove umc.


★★★★★ 1 vote

4 to 6
10 Min
30 Min
Stove Top


  • 1 lb
    ground beef
  • 1
    clove garlic, minced
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1
    (2 ounces) envelope lipton onion soup mix
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1 can(s)
    (28 ounces) tomato puree
  • 1 c
  • 1 can(s)
    (8 ounces) tomato sauce

How to Make Thick Meat Sauce for Spaghetti


  1. in heavy saucepan, brown ground beef, garlic, salt and pepper, stirring frequently.
    Stir in soup mix, oregano, tomato puree, water and tomato sauce and put in deeper pot.
  2. Simmer, stirring occasionally, about 30 minutes or until thickened.

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About Thick Meat Sauce for Spaghetti

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Italian

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