Tuesday, 9 April 2013

Spaghetti Sauce with Ground Meat / Spaghetti Bolognaise

spaghetti - 250 gm
ground beef or mutton - 400 gm
chopped onion big - 1
chopped garlic cloves -6
green capsicum -1
tomatoes chopped - 400 gm
tomato paste - half cup
tomato sauce - 1 cup
dried oregano - 2 tsp
dried parsley - 2 tsp
dried basil -half - 1tsp
pepper powder - half tsp
chilli flakes - half tsp
olive oil - 3 tbsp
grated parmesan cheese - 4 tbsp for garnishing ( optional) use 1 tbsp for each serving..
chopped fresh parsley to garnish.
salt - to taste.
Serves - 4.

Steps to follow:
Cook the spaghetti according to the instruction given in the pack.
Boil enough water in a wide pan add spaghetti and salt to taste ,when it boils add 2 tsp oil.let it cook for another 10 minutes. Drain and keep aside.
Heat olive oil in a pan  add chopped onion stir well,then add chopped garlic and stir again for 1 minute.
 Add cleaned,rinsed,drained ground meat and stir well for few minutes until dry and half cooked.
 Then add chopped tomatoes, mix well, add tomato sauce,tomato paste mix and add chopped capsicum. let it altogether cook in a medium flame.Add salt to taste.

 Add dried parsley,oregano and basil. Mix well.
Then add pepper powder and chilli flakes.Mix again, simmer the flame close with lid and cook for another one hour. In between open the lid and stir well.
Wow ! After one hour yummy spaghetti sauce with ground meat is ready to serve.
 Place warm spaghetti on a bowl or plate, top with ground meat sauce ,garnish with parmesan cheese and chopped parsley and serve immediately.Left over sauce, you can store it in freezer  and reuse it..

Sending this to  Julie's Flavors of Cuisine - Italian @ Priya's Versatile Recipes..


nisha s said...

Absolutely delicious!!

Priya Suresh said...

Makes me hungry akka, love love this spaghetti.

Swathi Iyer said...

This is delicious meal, Love meat ball and spaghetti.

Shailaja Reddy said...

Tasty and yummy.

Rita Bose said...

So delicious!! I love spaghetti and meatballs!! :)

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

YUM YUM ....Please pass me some :)
Lip smacking !!!
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Chitz said...

Looks lovely & yum :)

Rafeeda AR said...

looks really delicious... yummm...

divya said...

looks very tempting. Irresistible.

Julie said...

looks very delicious & flavorful!!

Nilu A said...

Delicious Asiya... This looks soo yummy :-)

Maha Gadde said...

spaghetti luks Yummy n mouthwatering!!