Spaghetti With Chunky Meat and Veggie Sauce

Total Time
48mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 33 mins

Quick, really easy, and very tasty all-purpose sauce for pasta and lasgna; a great way to get kids to eat their veggies. Ground turkey or beef with carrots, green beans, mushrooms, onions and tomatoes.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. In a large dutch oven, heat the olive oil over medium low heat for 1 minute.
  2. Add onions, garlic, and carrots, and saute, stirring frequently for 5 minutes (until carrots are tender and garlic and onion are just beginning to brown).
  3. Push vegetables to one side of pan and add meat.
  4. Raise heat to medium high and saute, stirring constantly, until browned on all sides (about 5 minutes); drain off excess fat.
  5. Add tomato puree and spaghetti seasoning, mix well, and bring to a boil.
  6. Reduce heat to low, cover and simmer for 15 minutes.
  7. Cook pasta according to package directions.
  8. Add beans and mushrooms to sauce, cover, and cook for another 5-7 minutes over low heat (until vegetables are tender).
  9. Serve pasta topped with sauce and Parmesan cheese.
Most Helpful

4 5

This was very good and I enjoyed the added flavor of the Italian sausage. I did find it a bit too meaty and added a can of tomato sauce. Thanks for a tasty meal.