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Dress up your favorite dishes with these tasty sauces and condiments; just follow the recipes and cooking instructions in these videos.
You Will Need
- 2 c. tomatoes
- Cooking spray
- 1 lb. ground beef
- 2 onions, diced
- 2 cloves of garlic, minced
- 1 tsp. basil
- 2 bay leaves
- 3 tbsp. oregano
- Can of tomato sauce
- 1 tsp. salt
- 1/2 tsp. pepper
- 1 lb. pasta
- Parmesan cheese
- Pan of boiling water (optional)
- Bowl of ice water (optional)
- Jar of premixed pasta spices (optional)
- Tomato paste (optional)
Peel your fresh tomatoes and dice. If you like sauce a little chunkier, make your tomato cubes bigger. Set the diced tomatoes aside.
Brown beef and add spices
Spray a skillet with cooking spray and brown your ground beef. Drain the grease.
Add onion, garlic, basil, a bay leaf, and oregano. Mix together all ingredients and cook for three minutes.
Add in remaining ingredients
Add the diced tomatoes to the meat mix, tomato sauce, salt, and pepper, and stir the mixture well.
Simmer sauce and pour over pasta
Simmer the sauce for 1 hour, stirring occasionally. Use over your favorite pasta and sprinkle with grated Parmesan cheese for a great homemade meal.