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Best Ever Meat Sauce is a homemade pasta sauce that is ready in just 30 minutes and bursting with flavor. This easy meat sauce recipe is quick enough for a weeknight dinner and impressive enough for entertaining. #meatsauce #pastasauce #spaghettisauce #tomatosauce #gravy #pasta #easyrecipe #dinner #Italian #groundbeef #swirlsofflavor
Best Ever Meat Sauce
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
30 mins
Total Time
40 mins
 

Best Ever Meat Sauce is a homemade pasta sauce that is ready in just 30 minutes and bursting with flavor. This easy meat sauce recipe is quick enough for a weeknight dinner and impressive enough for entertaining. 

Course: Main Course
Cuisine: Italian
Keyword: easy meat sauce, meat sauce
Servings: 8
Author: Gwynn Galvin
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Heat saucepot over medium-high heat and cook ground beef, garlic, basil, oregano and kosher salt until browned, stirring occasionally.
  2. Add red wine and cook 1 minute.
  3. Stir in crushed tomatoes, water and sugar.
  4. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer, uncovered, until sauce has thickened, about 25 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  5. Serve over pasta, zucchini noodles and/or on pizza dough.
Recipe Notes

Recipe makes 4 heaping cups of meat sauce. Serve some with pasta tonight and have more for another day or freeze remaining sauce for next week!