This recipe was from Great Aunt Bernice Hunt (Uncle Ken’s wife).

All Purpose Quick Spaghetti Sauce Recipe


  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 2 onions chopped
  • 1 clove of garlic minced
  • 1 can (5.5-oz) tomato paste
  • salt
  • 1 can (28-oz) crushed tomatoes
  • 1 tsp oregano
  • 1 tsp basil
  • 1 tsp thyme
  • ΒΌ tsp pepper


Add chopped celery, carrots and mushrooms and a shot of Tabasco sauce for taste. Cook ground beef and drain the fat.  Saute the vegetables.  Put all the ingredients into a pot and bring them to a boil.  Then simmer for 10 minutes.  Thin with water if desired. Makes 6 cups of sauce.

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