This recipe was on Facebook. Haven’t tried it yet but it looks good. Don’t know where it came from so I just left the credit to Paula Deen. We made some changes or additions to personalize it for our tastes. You can do the same.
60 minutes to make. Serves 6
Paul Deen’s Goulash
2 lbs lean ground beef or ground turkey
2 medium yellow onions, chopped
3 cloves garlic, chopped or minced garlic equivalent
3 cups water
2 (15 oz.) cans tomato sauce (Low Sodium if possible)
2 (15 oz.) cans diced tomatoes (Low Sodium if possible)
2 tablespoons Italian seasoning (optional)
3 bay leaves (optional)
3 tbsp. soy sauce
1 tbsp. mixture of black pepper and garlic powder
1 tbsp. salt and / or sprinkles of Lawry’s Seasoning Salt
2 cups elbow macaroni or other kinds like shells for variety
In large pot, cook ground beef over medium heat until browned, spoon off any extra grease. Add onion and garlic, sauté until transparent. Add 3 cups of water, tomato sauce, diced tomatoes, all seasonings, soy sauce, and bay leaves (if you choose to use them). Allow to simmer for 15-20 minutes. Add macaroni and allow it to simmer an additional 20 minutes or until tender. Remove bay leaves before serving.