Thursday, August 5, 2010

Weird Spaghetti

Have you ever had Cincinnati style chili? I first experienced it years ago at Skyline Chili. I loved the flavor. It's a combination of chili and spaghetti with a unique, cinnamon flavor. I've made Cincinnati chili before but it's been years. Recently, while browsing The Food Network site, I found Guy Fieri's recipe for Weird Spaghetti! Weird Spaghetti is Cincinnati style chili.

I am always looking for ways to adapt a recipe for the crock pot. Since I am lucky enough to work close to my house, most days I come home for lunch. I made this sauce at lunch and cooked it on low in the crock pot for the rest of the afternoon. Then all we had to do when we got home was boil the noodles. The night we had this I had yoga class after work and Tim and Michael were going to the baseball game . They boiled the noodles and ate before I got home. I forgot to ask how they liked it until the next morning. They both really liked it but couldn't figure out the spices. If you're looking for a fun and easy meal, give this one a try. Stop back and let me know if your family liked it as much as mine did.





I am linking this to Foodie Friday at Designs by Gollum and Presto Pasta Nights.

8 comments:

  1. Sounds fantastic and I can't wait to give it a try. Thanksfor sharing with PResto Pasta Nights.

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  2. My hubby loves Skyline Chili! I will have to give your recipe a whirl!

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  3. This looks great! I would love for you to share it in my Family Food Fridays blog carnival.

    Family Food Fridays

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  4. I can honestly say I've never heard of weird spaghetti until today.

    Blogging can be so educational!

    :)
    ButterYum

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  5. Weird spaghetti, LOL! It looks delicious, have to try this, even my picky eater would love this!

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  6. I'd never heard of Cincinatti Chili or Weird spaghetti before...love that name! I'm definitely going to give this one a try in the fall.

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  7. I love all things pasta but this looks especially comforting :)

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