Thanks for sharing, I will be making this recipe over and over again. . I think this dish looks/sounds AMAZING and I don’t care which region it’s from. Spaghetti is our go-to food whenever we don’t know what else to eat. YUCK. HOW is a random visitor to YOUR blog going to have the gall / nerve to judge and criticize your blog post? LOL! 12 ingredients. With lots of Parmesan cheese on top- the kind in the green can. It’s very thick and full of ground beef, onions, and bell peppers. Drain fat. I always add a small amount in tomto dishes to counter the acid I also add teaspoon of vinegar. I added a little more water. Brown beef in a large heavy bottomed pot. Making this tonight. My hubbie & son agreed too! This sauce freezes really well and I’ll often make a double batch of it and freeze half for a second meal. You can use this sauce on spaghetti, manicotti, veal (or chicken) scallopini, or French bread pizza, Total Carbohydrate 37.2 g This sauce reminds me a lot of my mother’s sauce. There are hundreds My name is Christin and trying new foods and experimenting in the kitchen are my greatest passions. One of the best spaghetti sauces that I’ve made. 12 %, My Mama Iuliucci's "Don't Skip a Step" Spaghetti Sauce. My dad makes a shrimp spaghetti sauce with sugar. I can see why you eat it straight without the pasta. It’s a keeper! (people these days … O.o ) Now, onto important questions and comments: is this served best with thin or regular spaghetti noodles – or some other kind of pasta? Add the rest of the ingredients and simmer, partly covered, for 2 hours. https://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/ree-drummond/spaghetti-sauce I’d love to have a batch in my freezer at all times. It’s cold in Delaware and this looks like my dinner for tonight! I make a sauce very similar to this that was given to me by my Mom. I’m drooling over that pic of the sauce piled high. , Hope you enjoy! Its really good. It has a hint of sweetness to it which really brings out the tomato flavor. This recipe looks fabulous! I mean, when you eat it with pasta …LOL! All I’m going to add (while shaking my head) to all who’ve complained about it being called “Southern Spaghetti Sauce” is “Bless their hearts”. The blog host clearly has very fond and precious memories of her grandmother and her grandmother’s recipe for spaghetti; Her grandmother was from the SOUTH and served an amazing spaghetti dish with LOVE, so add the two and THAT makes this recipe SOUTHERN! I like the idea of substituting chicken broth instead of water. 3 teaspoons dried … I would do that too. xx, I love how chunky this sauce is. Have been looking for a recipe that I thought would come close to the spaghetti I had at an Oklahoma dinner, many decades ago. This is my favorite spaghetti sauce recipe. I know what you mean! Not sugar. Thick and meaty spaghetti sauce flavored with onions, green peppers, and a little sweetness. Your email address will not be published. Im from around slocomb! They say on the average of every seven years we’ve pretty mixed up by now, North/South what does it matter. Enjoy the rest of your weekend! Even the best store-bought spaghetti sauce might taste just a little bit better if you enhance it with a few extra ingredients, so don’t be afraid to add a pinch of this or a dash of that to help make the flavor better.. Sugar.Is the sauce bitter? I love Italian sausage so I will have to try that! , This is definitely a judgement free zone when it comes to canned Parmesan , I would probably be skipping the pasta if I could eat me a bowl of this sauce! Cooked on low for 3 hours. Thank you for posting how long in the crockpot. Combined with the right balance of onion, garlic, pepper, basil and oregano, it gave this sauce an authentic Italian taste. That’s for sure. It is plenty sweet, but not too sweet. I have been trying to find the recipe forever since my grandma passed. Yum – this sauce looks wonderful and I love how food can invoke those memories, especially of being a kid! Its a good Sauce. Cooking is my passion nd I feel happiest when I’m in the kitchen. Two whole cans of tomato paste give it an extra intense flavor. It must be hard to come back to cold weather after spending time in Mexico! And it was an audio ad? Usually I prefer fresh Parmesan on things, but maybe since I grew up eating spaghetti sauce like this one with grated Parmesan out of a can, it’s just what I crave. 1 teaspoon salt. You’ll also need ground beef. I got this on sale, buy one get one free. I use more Worcestershire and soy sauce in place of some of the salt. I think us Southerners add the word because we’re proud of our Southern Heritage!! I think that’s how you spell it. That little bit of sweetness is delish! The only thing I did was add a little more water because we don’t like our sauce so thick, and to give it a little kick a little bit of pepper flakes. Thought about putting a tsp of red pepper in it. Panzanella is an Italian salad made with hunks of bread (not croutons!). Note: If you're nervous about the amount of sugar, start with 1/2 tablespoon and add more if desired. extra virgin olive oil, tomatoes, garlic cloves, fresh ground black pepper and 4 more. Drain all but 2 tablespoons of the fat from the pan and set over medium-low heat (if you don't have … Freezes well. Great Sauce! I don’t really notice people in other parts of the country doing that to the degree that southerners do. Give it a try and let me know what you think. 1 Green bell pepper. Watch the short video below to see how easy this sauce is to make. I’m kinds afraid to try the two because my may not like it. Why is it people who make spaghetti sauce always have to ruin it by putting in sugar? Glad you like it! If simmering, you may need to add more broth or water. You brightened my day! I’ve had people ask if there was a little cream in the sauce (which there isn’t by the way) it just has a nice texture from the roasted tomatoes sauce. https://www.allrecipes.com/recipe/130358/worlds-best-pasta-sauce Best Basil: Brandless Organic Tomato Basil Pasta Sauce. Look woman (Olivia), if YOU do not like the recipe or disagree with anything here, MOVE ON to the next dang blog! This sauce looks so delicious! Wow this looks so thick and chunky and awesome! It’s the most delicious, rich, flavorful, pasta sauce I’ve ever had in my entire life. In a large pot heat olive oil. Thanks for posting! I’m making meatballs in the oven and will throw them in around the 2 hour mark, started it off on high but will bring it down to low. 1 1/2 lbs Ground beef, lean. Looking forward to see more of your delicious recipes. Happy new year and thanks for sharing this mouthwatering sauce recipe. It’s so hearty and yummy, I’d do the same thing! I think of the addition of quite a bit if sugar as being southern. I have always put sugar in mine and I’m a northern girl. Bless your heart:) like your reply. Christin, thanks for the great recipes!! Have a great week Nicole! I, too, eat my pasta sauce by the bowlful, and I often add in a spicy kick of cayenne pepper. Prego Pasta Sauce. World’s Best Spaghetti Sauce is a pretty big expectation to go by but I firmly believe that this is truly the best homemade spaghetti sauce recipe, ever. I added a little bit of chicken broth and instead of adding stewed tomatoes( don’t care for stewed tomatoes ) I used diced tomatoes. One of them said they’d come over and eat her thick spaghetti by the bowl or on a slice of bread . I used two pounds ground Italian sausage instead of ground beef. I might just have to make it and eat it all myself…, Your recipe takes me back to the spaghetti sauce my mother used to make, right done to the cheese in the green can. I made this for the 4th July and everybody loved it, they liked how thick it is and the flavor was spot on. Meat. Always a great go-to food . I’m sure you’re not claiming the invention of the sauce. So glad you enjoyed it Jackie MMMMMM. Great spaghetti sauce!! It was late-August when mom sat in a windowside booth by herself during a Thursday lunchtime rush, moments after leaving the doctor's office. I add a pinch (a slight dusting) of cinnamon powder to my sauce…skipping the sugar completely and think it adds a nice tinge of flavorful sweetness enhancing the tomato notes and creating a lovely smell in the kitchen. I totally get that! Have made it this way for many years! 2 (8 ounce) cans tomato sauce. Southern Spaghetti Sauce is a thick, flavorful sauce with lots of ground beef, onion, and bell pepper. . I like this sauce so much, I have been known to skip the pasta and just eat a bowl full of sauce with a spoon. It comes from a freezer cookbook called Once a Month Cooking. I made this spaghetti tonight for the first time and all I can say is WOW WOW WOW. You may have to simmer a bit longer to get it as thick as yours. My name is spelled Christin also! Required fields are marked *. It's just like my grandmother made it. Like my mama taught me…..if you have nothing nice to say…….don’t say anything at all:) love the recipe, I have made this dish several times and each time it gets better and better. YOU KNOW it’s good when it’s from a legit Italian. I have been using this recipe for years and I love it! Bursting with basil flavor, … 1 onion, chopped. I don’t understand all the fuss about adding sugar. Oh boy do they put sugar in it and they have it over spaghetti and pile on the cheddar cheese! Oct 12, 2016 - This Southern Spaghetti Sauce is loaded with meat and is super thick. Chunky spaghetti sauce is my favorite, and this one looks so so good that I’d definitely leave out the pasta ; ) Tricks to Making a Great Sauce Even Better. I have just read the reviews I have been cooking for my family for 50 years and this is the same recipe as mine. … Mine … This looks remarkable! Add salt, pepper, chopped mushrooms, mushroom juice and sugar. Thank you for this recipe – I have been looking for something like this for ages! Thank you so much for posting it. I had never seen a spaghetti sauce recipe with a bit of sugar in it although I like to toss one or two Mini Milky Ways into my sauce as it is cooking just for interest! There’s only a zillion out there in cyberspace! Seems to me that these days sugar is going into everything and in my opinion sugar covers up the taste of the sauce I like to taste all the spices and savor the rich flavor of a good sauce. I agree, after all the holiday foods, it’s nice just to have some regular old comfort foods . I also want to add that I do use the jar italian seasoning but I also add Italian dressing mix ! Happy New Year Christin! I’ve made it as written and I’ve doctored it up to suit me, which I seem to have to do to all recipes…lol. I understand that blogs depend on ads but listening to someone go on about a phlemmy cough while I am looking for what to fix for supper is way too much!! I try to make recipes that I’ve nvr tried. 1/2 teaspoon black pepper. Overnight Sausage and Caramelized Onion Breakfast Casserole. Sorry if I wasn’t clear about what to do with the ground beef. I grew up in the north and am Facebook friends with some of my old babysitters and they’ve asked for some for her recipes like this one. , I think your Southern Recipe is great. I love the … Pinned. Be … Hola Christin from Mexico… really SOUTHERN! Add the rest of the ingredients and simmer, partly covered, for 2 hours. Oh boy – this chunky, meaty sauce is calling out to me! Very very very similar to how my southern mother and grandmother make it. I was skeptical at first about adding sugar, but who would have known the robust flavor it adds! Southern Sausage Spaghetti Sauce is thick and full of ground Italian sausage with plenty of tomato flavor. So being a Southern girl , born in Ky (only there long enough to be born) and who’s Mom, Grandma and Great Grandma were born and raised in a town called Hoo Doo Tn (just down the road from Manchester Tn) I grew up in Tn but from age 10 till today have lived in Ga so my southern roots run deep. This is how my mother and grandmother made spaghetti sauce and all of us are from Texas. If you don’t like the recipe have consideration for the time and effort someone has put into it and try another one. CAN A BAKED SPAGHETTI BE FROZEN? Brown the sausage with the onion and drain. I kept everything the same except I added a few more veggies (mushrooms, zucchini and red bellpepper). OMG this sauce is amazing. 3-4 cans of Crushed Tomatoes either regular or with basil, oregano and garlic 28 oz. Your recipe is much like my own. Hasta la huego! Not some Chef Boyardee character. Well done with this post, Made this recipe minus Canned Tomatos since my daughter despises tomatoes and added an extra cup of water. Not watery like some sauces can be. I’m totally with you on eating the sauce without the pasta- that’s the best part of a chunky sauce I wish my hubby liked ground beef. This sauce looks AMAZING! Never had it so sweet and never with cheddar cheese. My mother always told me that one thing we all have is an opinion, but not everyone wants to hear yours. Happy New Year and have a great week ahead Christin . I don’t add any fancy bells and whistles to the sauce … Have a great week Layla! Sorry . Those aren’t supposed to play at all on my site and it gets me so upset that they sneak through all the time. the original recipe calls for 2 tablespoons, but I just add one. However, I went to see my sister who lives in Indiana and we went to Ohio and had their ‘diner’ spaghetti. Freezes well. My grandmother doesn’t follow recipes well but will sometimes add sugar and vinegar to hers. Southern Spaghetti Sauce-thick and meaty spaghetti sauce flavored with onions, green peppers, and a little sweetness. One thing that I do different is using Chicken Broth instead of water, and a dry red wine. 1 teaspoon dried oregano or Italian seasoning. I added a jar of basil garlic spaghetti sauce since I used more meat. Add onions and continue to cook, stirring occasionally until onions are softened. This recipe needs a little more clarity in that there is no mention of when to add the Worcestershire sauce and if the juice from the stewed tomatoes is incorporated in the recipe or drained. It’s okay for someone in the south to post their Fav dish with the word Southern in it. I can totally see myself eating it straight (no noodles). I’m hoping 2 adults and a 4 year old and a 2 year old at least. It was always a treat when we got it because my grandmother only knew how to cook two things that I’m aware of- spaghetti sauce and shrimp salad. Add onions and simmer on medium heat until semi soft; stir in garlic. I could really use this right about now, it looks so good, and I am SO cold! I need something warm and hearty to slowly bring my body back to temp! sized I could eat this sauce every week and not get tired of it. My friends love my sauce, too, and one man said “…it should be illegal because it just makes me want to eat and eat and eat!”. Victoria began with an Italian family immigrating to Brooklyn in 1929, and that's about all … I simmer mine at least three hours or put in the crockpot on low for 6 hours. I just made a huge batch of spaghetti sauce after new years as there’s nothing better after ham, turkey, beef, etc. I used the one T. sugar. They’re many foods that don’t taste the same and this one is better! It was delicious. They used to put bacon in it though, and it was a little less thick. This pasta sauce is like liquid gold. You can call it whatever you want, just don’t be rude about it! Add onion and green pepper and saute until onion is tender, about 5 minutes. I really love this sauce recipe…Thanks a lot. The list of ingredients sounded right, but found the taste a little lacking in the cooking process. This spaghetti sauce is one of my favorite comfort foods to make and it reminds me of the sauce my grandmother used to make. Ingredients for baked spaghetti: 1 1/2 pounds ground beef. It’s a great recipe. I loved this sauce. Just wanted to know, what makes this Southern? A hefty spoonful of sugar adds some sweetness and cuts any bitterness in the tomatoes. 1 (8 ounce) package spaghetti… https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/southern-barbecue-spaghetti-sauce To say we love it is an understatement! In all seriousness, this Best Ever Spaghetti and Meat Sauce is the perfect Italian-inspired family meal idea – the sauce is rich and meaty and SO flavourful, and it goes great over your favourite pasta … Super yummy!! Sounds like a lovely dish and I have sent my hubs a message to pick up what I need to make it this afternoon. I’ve never heard anyone complain about eating spaghetti. They taste amazing! Have you ever heard of it before, any left over sauce was then used to mix with white rice and make a Spanish rice bake with tons of cheddar cheese on the top and served with tortillas. Add Nothing better than spaghetti on a cold night . 1 (24 ounce) container Italian Spaghetti Sauce or pasta sauce of your choice. This chunky sauce looks incredible Christin, I would totally eat a bowl full of this sauce alone too. It’s a general pasta sauce recipe that has been around for years and is used throughout North America(Canada & USA). 1 (10 ounce) can diced tomatoes with green chilis. 1 green pepper, chopped. This makes alot of sauce and can be frozen beautifully. Unlike other pasta-based casseroles, like lasagna or baked ziti, Chicken Spaghetti is a little more unexpected because it calls for long, thin noodles, not short, tubular ones. Delicious! Add tomato bouillon mixture to skillet. The best ever. I just made this tonight and its now my go to sauce recipe. Well, “I’m just sayin” that if the author wants to call it “Southern” she can do it. Thanks! Thanks for the tip. Hope you enjoyed the SOUTHERN Spaghetti Sauce. This makes alot so plan on freezing about half of the recipe. Your sauce sounds so good with all of that tomato paste and the green peppers. I have never had a sauce that tastes anywhere NEAR as good as this recipe. Ingredients ½ pound mild Italian sausage ½ pound lean ground beef 1 large onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced 4 (8-ounce) cans tomato sauce 1 (6-ounce) can Italian-style tomato … Childhood food memories are the best – I have a few things that I just won’t change even though I usually prefer other things etc… just because of the sentimental value they somehow taste better! Will keep making this time after time… I have found my recipe to pass down for many years. This looks delicious Christin. Don’t stress, everyone is a critic on the Internet. Victoria. Add garlic and saute 30 seconds. Pass some down! The marinara that we most wanted topping our plate of spaghetti and meatballs came from Rao’s. I agree. I still eat beanie weenies sometimes, but they don’t seem to taste as good as they did back then. Thanks for leaving a comment Phyllis. , Your email address will not be published. Hope you’re having a great weekend! Added a few more spices and am letting simmer longer, so the flavors are enhanced. No judgement! And how nice that it reminds you of your grandmother (even if she could only cook 2 things ; ). Oh I hate to spoil it with adding the noodles to it…lol…. Simmering can be done in a crockpot, if desired. Made with shredded chicken, chopped tomatoes, a cheesy, creamy sauce, pasta, and a touch of hot sauce, it is incredibly easy to make and incredibly comforting to eat. Cover pan and simmer on low for 1 hour. This sounds fantastic! That being said, I have this simmering on the stove as I type. Ps. Such flavor and so easy to make. 1 teaspoon minced garlic. You’ll need: 2 Jars or cans of spaghetti sauce, can of diced tomatoes, can of tomato sauce, and Italian seasoning. Thank you Marcie! I always toss in some diced celery and mushrooms. THE WAY PEOPLE MOVE AROUND. Everyone, especially my daughter loves it!!! About a tablespoon & Ladies you would not believe the punch it gives this dish. Chunky sauces are my favorite Thank you so much for the recipe. Combine ricotta cheese, egg, basil, parmesan cheese and salt in a large bowl and mix until combined. I am absolutely not loyal to any particular brand of sauce. And yes, sometimes, you just need the canned cheese! In large, heavy stockpot, brown Italian sausage, breaking up as you stir. Thanks for the easy ground beef recipes, they all look very flavorful! 2.1k. Thanks Krisit! Thank You for posting it . How do I know? Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef 1 large onion, diced 1 green bell pepper, diced 1 clove garlic, minced 2 (6-ounce) cans tomato paste 1 (8-ounce) can tomato sauce 1 (14 1/2-ounce) can stewed tomatoes 1 tablespoon Italian Seasoning 1 tablespoon … There’s only 1 food I can’t eat as an adult that I loved as a child and that’s beanie weanies! I laughed when I read you ate the sauce and left the pasta. This pasta sauce was actually from his great grandmother who came over from Italy. Ingredients 1 pound ground beef 1 large onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 (8-ounce) can tomato sauce 3 cups tomato juice 1 cup water 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon sugar 2 to 3 teaspoons chili powder … I just wanted to say that your sauce is the BOMB!! 1 teaspoon minced garlic. 10 Minute homemade creamy spaghetti sauce; Best Ever Spaghetti Sauce; Any jar of spaghetti sauce straight off the shelf ; CAN A BAKED SPAGHETTI BE MADE AHEAD? Try adding just a pinch of sugar in the mix to help neutralize the acidity. I’ll let you know how mine turns out, though. 1 clove Garlic. Yes! Thanks Christin! This was delish!! Your receipe is almost exactly like my except the sugar and Worcestershire sauce. Here is how to make the greatest Spaghetti or Pasta Meat Sauce. I will try this recipe again and kick it up as I go along. I will definitely make this delicious recipe again….truly southern! They don’t seem to taste as good anymore. A southern baked spaghetti can be made the day before and refrigerated. This is very similar to my recipe but I add the shredded carrot, finely chopped celery and a bay leaf. Well close enough. Francis, I think I will try the Mini Milky Ways in mine. Recipe by Spicy Southern Kitchen| Christin Mahrlig. Made this delicious Spagetti sauce in the crockpot yesterday. But sugar is my secret ingredient to several soups, sauces, goulash, peas etc. I’ve been all over and this is the best recipe I’ve found nothing up North compares.LOL. Christin: Old post and normally I do not post or reply to posts (I will rate the article after I try it, but that’s about it), but I canNOT restrain myself from commenting! sp) and totally lost my appetite. It’s basically a sausage version of this Southern Spaghetti Sauce recipe which is one of the most popular recipes on Spicy Southern Kitchen. My family's never felt that more than we have over the past year. I have made a lot of sauce recipes, and this is the best. I probably didn’t have to. It’s so good. Serve with spaghetti noodles of your choice. Childhood food memories are the best aren’t they? Happy New Year to you too! So, just because it’s adapted from Paula Dean, that makes a general sauce recipe Southern? YES! It comes in a large container which will allow you to cook multiple family-sized … While reading through this recipe, I was forced to listen to an ad for Mucinex (? I am going to use some canned tomatoes that we made at home, though: Nothing in the world like Slocomb, Alabama tomatoes, y’all (and, that would also make this recipe SOUTHERN!) The only major differences are that I always add Italian sausage and I usually let it simmer all day either in a crock pot or simmer on the stovetop, if I know I will be home all day! I did a few things different. Love chunky spaghetti sauce! Just sayin’. Add tomato paste, tomato sauce, stewed tomatoes, seasonings, and water. 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