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Don’s Secret Recipe for Spaghetti
Don’s Secret Recipe for Spaghetti

11/4 pounds ground beef 
1 tablespoon oil
1 onion, chopped fine 
1 (141/2-ounce) can diced tomatoes
1/2 can water 
4 tablespoons brown sugar 
1 tablespoon salt 
1/4 teaspoon red pepper
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
2 dashes hot sauce
2 tablespoons tomato paste
1/2 (151/2-ounce) can Manwich sauce
1/2 pint hot chow chow
Cooked spaghetti

Brown ground beef in oil until it loses its pink color.  Drain; reserve oil, and put meat in heavy kettle.  Then cook onion in oil drained from beef until it changes color; drain and add to ground beef in kettle.  Add tomatoes, water, brown sugar, salt, red pepper, chili powder, hot sauce, tomato paste, Manwich sauce, and chow chow.  Cook over low heat 11/2 hours.  Stir often to keep from sticking.  Serve over spaghetti.
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