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Spaghetti Measurements 
1 ounce of spaghetti is equal to a 1/2 cup of cooked spaghetti

Joseph Joseph 3.5-in. Spaghetti Measure, Red/GreyJoseph Joseph 3.5-in. Spaghetti Measure, Red/Grey  
This original and innovative compact spaghetti measure provides an adjustable portion guide for one to four servings. The lever glides along the side of the disc, opening the aperture to control the portion sizes.   


Some of my favorite spaghetti and spaghetti sauce recipes.

Crockpot Spaghetti and Mushrooms

1-1/2 lbs. ground beef
1-1/2 tsp. Italian seasoning
2 tbsp. dry onions
1/2 tsp. garlic powder
1 tsp. salt
1 (4 oz.) can mushrooms
3 c. tomato juice
2 (8 oz.) cans tomato sauce
1 (4 oz.) pkg. spaghetti, broken in pieces

Brown ground beef in skillet. Place in crock pot. Add all remaining ingredients (except dry spaghetti) and stir together. Cook on high 4 to 5 hours. Add dry spaghetti and stir in. Cook on high for 1 hour more. Can be doubled.
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Spaghetti with Italian Sausage

2 lbs. Italian sausage (sweet, hot, or mild)
48 oz. spaghetti sauce
1 (6 oz.) can tomato paste
Green pepper, sliced thin
1 lg. onion, sliced thin
1 tbsp. Parmesan cheese
1 tsp. parsley flakes
1 c. water

Place sausage in skillet and cover in water. Simmer 10 minutes; drain. Meanwhile, place remaining ingredients in slow cooker. Add drained sausage and cover; cook on low 4 hours. Increase to high; cook 1 hour more. Cut sausage in bite-size slices and serve over cooked spaghetti. Sprinkle with more Parmesan, if desired.
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Pasta Tools

Stainless steel meatballer.

Stainless steel meatballer.

Use a meatballer to make your own Italian food!
Makes 1 3/4-inch round meatball.

Use when making ravioli!
Tong style tool forms and releases evenly shaped balls with ease.
Ideal for shaping cookies or melon balls.

Ravioli Press

Ravioli Press
Use a ravioli maker to produce your own custom filled ravioli. Make ravioli the way you like. Fill them with your favorite meats, cheeses, veggies and herbs. Make as many or as few as you wish. We think you'll find that your own ravioli are better.

Make ravioli the way you like.  Fill them with your favorite meats, cheeses, veggies and herbs.  Make as many or as few as you wish.  We think you'll find that your own ravioli are better than the stores.
  • Makes 2-inch square filled ravioli.
  • Makes 12 at a time

Comparison of Portions and Calories 20 Years Ago to Present Day
Spaghetti with Meat Balls
20 Years Ago                                 Today                 
Portion Calories Portion Calories
1 cup sauce
3 small
500   2 cups sauce
3 large meatballs


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