"As a child my family's menu consisted of two choices: take it or leave it."--Buddy Hackett

Pittsburgh Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Pittsburgh Spaghetti Sauce, by , is from Mashfica, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Donna Lemieux-Brehm

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 1/2 pounds ground beef (lean)
1 large onion (chopped)
2 cloves garlic (minced)
2 cans Campbell's tomato soup
1 (4 oz.) can of tomato paste
1/4 cup red wine
1 Tbl. sugar
1 tsp. celery seed
2 tsp. ground black pepper
2 cans water (use the tomato soup cans)
2 tsp. oregano
2 tsp. basil
1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese

Directions:
Directions:
In a large, heat sauce pan, sauté the onions and garlic with the ground beef. When the meat is browned, add the tomato soup, paste, water, red wine, sugar and spices.
On medium heat, cook the sauce for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Layer the parmesan cheese on top and let cook without mixing for 5 minutes. Incorporate the cheese and cook for another 30 minutes on medium-low heat, stirring occasionally.
Cook your pasta of choice al dente. Spoon sauce over pasta and put shredded cheese on top.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 1/2 hours start to finish
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This sauce was from dad's side of the family. It is just good, old fashioned comfort food. Sarah and Alex used to want it when they came home from college for a visit. It is really good.

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

17W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!