Campfire Spam and Red Sauce with Pasta

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

This meal is made with packaged or easy storage ingredients to accommodate the limited resources of a cook using a campfire or recreation vehicle kitchen.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Dice the Spam, and saute in the olive oil in a large frying pan.
  2. Stir until most of the fat from the meat has come out.
  3. Add the onion and continue to stir until nearly transparent.
  4. Add the garlic, diced tomatoes, tomato sauce, water, and catsup.
  5. Simmer for 15 minutes.
  6. While the Spam and sauce is cooking, prepare the pasta according to the package.
  7. Add basil and black pepper and stir until the diced tomatoes have started to soften.
  8. Drain the pasta and add to the frying pan, toss and serve.


Most Helpful

I made this for dinner last night and it was a big hit! And very easy. Instead of the diced tomatoes, I substituted Mild Ro-Tel. It added the perfect spicey edge.

Mindi Bunch August 13, 2004

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