Easy meat sauce

    35 min

    This meaty pasta sauce recipe is cheap and easy to make. You can add and subtract chopped veggies as desired. It'll become a family favourite for sure! This sauce is also freezer friendly, so make a double batch and then freeze half for later!

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    Serves: 4 

    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 200g beef mince
    • 1 onion, chopped finely
    • 1 small carrot, chopped finely
    • 3 cloves garlic, grated
    • 2 teaspoons vegetable stock granules
    • 1 (400g) tin chopped tomatoes
    • 10 shakes each of salt and pepper
    • 2 teaspoons soy sauce
    • 3 tablespoons tomato ketchup
    • 1 pinch of sugar

    Prep:10min  ›  Cook:25min  ›  Ready in:35min 

    1. Heat the oil in a frying-pan. Add mince, onion, carrot and garlic; stir with medium heat until mince is browned.
    2. Add stock, chopped tomato, salt and pepper; stir and cover. Simmer on low heat for 15 minutes.
    3. Add soy sauce, tomato ketchup and sugar; stir. Serve as desired.


    Feel free to dice up any vegetables and add them to the mix, such as peppers, chillies for heat or mushrooms.

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    Very good recipe and easy to follow  -  25 Apr 2013