Beef-Tomato Freezer Mix

         Yield: 16 Servings
Categories: Hamburger, Beef

4 lb Ground beef 2 1/2 Large onions,chopped 1 c Chopped green pepper 3 Cloves garlic,minced 3 cn Tomato sauce(15oz) 1 cn Tomato paste(12oz) 2 ts Salt 3/4 ts Pepper Cook and stir meat in Dutch oven until brown. Drain off fat. Stir in remaining ingredients; heat to boiling. Reduce heat; cover and simmer 15 minutes, stirring occasionally. Divide mixture among four 1-quart freezer containers (about 3 cups in each). Cool quickly. Cover and label; freeze no more than 3 months (see note). Use freezer mix in the recipes that call for it.