Penne Pasta with Meat Sauce Recipe

Looking for an easy Penne pasta with meat sauce recipe? Learn how to make Penne pasta with meat sauce using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kriskiss

Makes 9 servings



Quick pasta with meat sauce meal.

Recipe Ingredients for Penne pasta with meat sauce

1 lb. penne pasta
1 1/2 tbsp olive oil
1 garlic clove
1 tsp italian seasoning
1/2 tsp thyme
1 lb. ground beef
3/4 tsp basil
2 1/2 cups tomato sauce
1 tsp sugar
1 tbsp parsley
3 tbsp parmesan cheese, grated

Recipe Directions for Penne pasta with meat sauce

  1. Boil penne 8-10 min.

  2. In large skillet heat oil & chopped onions, italian seasoning, & a dash of red pepper flakes.

  3. When onions are soft, add garlic & thyme.

  4. Set aside.

  5. In a iron skillet, brown beef in small chunks.

  6. When browned, add to onion mixture.

  7. Add tomato sauce, basil, & sugar.

  8. Simmer 10 min. (add salt & pepper, if needed)

  9. Stir in penne into tomato mixture.

  10. Serve penne with parsley & parmesan cheese sprinkled on top.

Categories

Pasta, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 174.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
287
Calories from Fat
67
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.4g
11%
Saturated Fat
2.0g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
84mg
28%
Sodium
429mg
18%
Potassium
525mg
15%
Total Carbohydrates
32.0g
11%
Dietary Fiber
1.1g
4%
Sugars
3.4g
Protein
22.6g
Vitamin A 6% Vitamin C 9%
Calcium 4% Iron 23%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • High in thiamin
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