Italian Meat Sauce (Weight Watcher Friendly - Crockpot)

Total Time
8hrs 40mins
Prep 40 mins
Cook 8 hrs

If you wanted a nice, easy pasta sauce...Weight Watcher friendly in points...but not sacrificing the taste. This is it!!! Serving size: 1 cup pasta, 1 cup sauce, 2 tablespoons cheese, and 1 tablespoon basil = 13 points

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add oil to pan; swirl to coat. Add onion and carrot to pan; sauté 4 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add garlic; sauté 1 minute, stirring constantly. Place vegetable mixture in a 6-quart slow cooker.
  2. Add sausage and beef to skillet; sauté 6 minutes or until browned, stirring to crumble.
  3. To remove the excess grease, strain the beef in a colandar. Add beef mixture to slow cooker.
  4. Stir olives and next 6 ingredients (through tomato sauce) into slow cooker. Cover and cook on LOW 8 hours. Stir in oregano.
  5. Prepare pasta according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Serve sauce with hot cooked pasta; top with basil and cheese.