1 hr 30 mins
Found on the army's web site and posted in reply to a request. WWW.quartermaster.army.mil. Times are a "best guess" Serving size: 1 cup (8 1/2 oz)sauce and 1 cup (5 1/2 oz) spaghetti
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- 16 lbs 90% lean ground beef
- 25 1/2 lbs canned tomatoes, diced
- 11 5/8 lbs tomato paste
- 6 lbs water
- 4 lbs onions, dry peeled, chopped (4 3/8 lb before peeling)
- 7 ounces granulated sugar
- 3 3/8 ounces salt
- 1 5/8 ounces garlic powder
- 1/2 ounce sweet basil, crushed
- 1/2 ounce ground thyme
- 1/3 ounce oregano, crushed
- 1/4 ounce black pepper
- 8 whole bay leaves
- 80 lbs water, boiling
- 12 lbs spaghetti
- 2 1/2 ounces salt
- 1Cook beef in steam-jacketed kettle or stock pot until beef loses its pink color (CCP: 155F or higher), stirring to break apart.
- 2Drain or skim off excess fat.
- 3Add tomatoes, tomato paste, water, onions, sugar, salt, garlic powder, basil, thyme, oregano, pepper and bay leaves to beef.
- 4Mix well.
- 5Bring to a boil; reduce heat; cover; cook at low heat about 1 hour, stirring frequently.
- 6CCP: Temperature must reach 140°F or higher.
- 7Remove bay leaves before serving.
- 8CCP: Hold for service at 140°F or higher.
- 9Add salt to boiling water.
- 10Slowly add spaghetti while stirring constantly until water boils again.
- 11Cook 14 to 18 minutes or until tender, stirring occasionally.
- 12Do not overcook.
- 13Drain thoroughly.
- 14NOTES: In step 2, 8 oz (2 2/3 cups) dehydrated onions may be used.
- 15In step 2, 15 tbsp (45 cloves) dry minced garlic may be used.
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Nutritional Facts for Spaghetti With Meat Sauce (Ground Beef) for 100
Serving Size: 1 (708 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 100
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 411.1
- Calories from Fat 76
- Total Fat 8.5 g
- Saturated Fat 3.1 g
- Cholesterol 47.1 mg
- Sodium 1297.1 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 59.7 g
- Dietary Fiber 5.5 g
- Sugars 13.4 g
- Protein 25.1 g