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Mama Louisa's Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Louise Bonner
Added: Thursday, May 17, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3-4 lbs. lean hamburger meat
1 large onion, chopped
12 oz. sliced mushrooms
1 large green pepper, chopped
2-3 cloves minced garlic
1 28-oz. can whole tomatoes, with juice
1 8-oz can tomato paste
1 28-oz. can tomato sauce
salt and pepper
2 bay leaves
dried oregano, basil, and parsley to taste

Directions:
Directions:
Brown hamburger meat and chopped onion over medium heat. Drain fat and discard. Add remaining ingredients and simmer about 30 minutes.


Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Memaw and G-daddy taught me how to make this. G-daddy never measured anything -- Memaw had it down to an exact science. Experiment as you like. It will never be exactly the same, but always GOOD!

 

 

 

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