*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                               Meat Sauce Mix
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Beef                             Freezer Meals
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
      1/4  cup           vegetable shortening
    4      medium        onions -- chopped
    3      cloves        garlic or -- finely chopped
      3/8  teaspoon      instant minced garlic
    2                    to3 chopped carrots -- if desired
    5      pounds        lean ground beef or turkey
    5      teaspoons     salt
      1/2  teaspoon      pepper
    3      tablespoons   Worcestershire sauce
    1      14 oz. bottl  ketchup
    1      14 oz. bottl  “hot” ketchup
 
 Melt shortening in a large skillet over medium heat. Add onions, garlic, celery
  and carrots, if desired. Saute until onions are golden. Add ground beef. Stir 
 and cook until meat is browned. Add salt, pepper, Worcestershire sauce, ketchup
  and hot ketchup. Cover and simmer 20 minutes. Drain excess fat. Cool. Put into
  five 1-pint freezer containers, leaving 1/2-inch space at top.... Freeze. Use 
 within 3 months. Makes about 5 pints of Meat Sauce Mix Note- I froze mine in fr
 eezer bags.
 
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