Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

Indulge in these savory spaghetti and meat sauce recipes that offer a classic blend of tomatoes and fresh ingredients with a meaty flavor. You'll find a spaghetti and meat sauce recipe to satisfy every palate.

See Popular Spaghetti with Meat Sauce Recipes

Slow Cooker Meaty Italian Spaghetti Sauce

Betty Crocker

Here's a crowd-pleasin' sauce everyone will love!

Total: 8 hrs 15 mins

One-Pot Spaghetti

Better Homes and Gardens

This easy spaghetti recipe lets you cook the pasta right in the tomato sauce, so there's less fuss and less cleanup.

Total: 40 mins

Cincinnati Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

Spaghetti with Best-Ever Bolognese Sauce

Better Homes and Gardens

Get a budget-friendly start on the meat-lovers' sauce by using ground chuck. It cooks in less than 30 minutes but tastes like it simmered all day.

Fiesta Spaghetti with Meat


Hot spaghetti tossed with ground beef, spicy tomatoes, onion, and black beans for a Tex-Mex twist.

Total: 30 mins
Total: 20 mins

Spaghetti a la PHILLY

Philadelphia Cream Cheese

If spaghetti has already earned a place in your dinnertime routine, mix it up with this twist on the classic meat sauce. Just like the tried-and-true, only creamier.

Zesty Meat Sauce with Spaghetti Squash

Better Homes and Gardens

You won't even miss the pasta in this lower carb Italian dinner. Spaghetti squash looks just like the real thing!

Spaghetti with Sauce Italiano

Better Homes and Gardens

Spaghetti with Meat Sauce

Better Homes and Gardens

Adding vegetables makes this meaty pasta sauce extra hearty and healthy.

Spaghetti Tacos

Old El Paso

Kids will race home from a long day at school when they know they're having spaghetti tacos for dinner!

Total: 25 mins

7 Loaded-with-Flavor, Low-Cal Spaghetti Sauce Recipes

As the magazines in the checkout line will no doubt soon start to proclaim, swimsuit season is just about upon us, but there's one comfort food that you don't have to sacrifice: a satisfying bowl of spaghetti topped with a zesty spaghetti sauce. Here we've gathered some of our best low-calorie spaghetti sauce recipes --but don't worry, low-cal definitely doesn't mean low on flavor. From a classic tomato sauce seasoned with a blend of Italian spices to a chunky tomato-and-meat sauce that even forgoes pasta for the unexpected base of spaghetti squash, each of these recipes is as hearty and delicious as it is healthy.

Fusilli with Creamy Tomato and Meat Sauce: Dinner for $10

What is is about pasta topped with a hearty, rich meat-and-tomato sauce? A fair number of stand-by dinner recipes may not get so much as a shrug when the family sits down to the table, but when the aroma of onion and garlic and simmering ground beef is in the air, it's all you can do to keep your ravenous kids out of the kitchen. True, this homemade sauce takes longer than simply popping open a jar -- but the results are definitely worth it.

Spaghetti Squash with Chunky Tomato Sauce

Diabetic Living

Spaghetti squash stands in for pasta in this low-carb beef and tomato sauce main dish recipe.

How to Make Ziti

Just about every Italian joint in the U.S. knows how to make ziti, but why not put it together at home next time you're craving a hearty, red-sauce meal? Ziti--also referred to as baked ziti, depending on the preparation--is as honored among Italian-Americans as spaghetti with meatballs.

How to Make Baked Ziti

Sure, your friend's Italian-American grandmother knows how to make baked ziti, but why not gather a few tricks yourself? Ziti, a dish that's as beloved as spaghetti with meatballs, is poised to be your next Sunday supper.

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