Total Time
8hrs 15mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 8 hrs

I found this excellent recipe on iowagirleats.com after trying a couple other recipes and having them turn out too thin and tasteless. The butter in this really makes all the difference - don't leave it out! For a 6 quart crockpot, this recipe could easily be doubled.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Brown ground beef with onion in a large skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Drain then add to a large crock pot.
  3. Add all the ingredients except for the butter, stir to combine, then cook on low for 6-8 hours.
  4. Remove bay leaves, stir in butter, then serve over cooked pasta.

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