Linguini with Italian Meat Sauce

Linguini with Italian Meat Sauce

 3/4         pound  extra lean ground beef

1 cup thinly sliced onion
2 cloves garlic – minced
1 27 1/2-ounce jar Ragú Light Pasta Sauce ? Chunky Mushroom
1/3 cup red wine
OR
1/3 cup beef broth
OR
1/3 cup low sodium or reduced-sodium beef broth
2 cups frozen Italian green beans (9 oz. package) – cooked
OR
2 cups cut green beans
8 ounces linguini – uncooked
Grated Parmesan cheese (optional)

In large nonstick saucepan over medium heat, cook meat until browned; drain. Add onion and garlic; cook 5 minutes or until tender, stirring frequently.

Stir in remaining ingredients except pasta and cheese; heat to boiling. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered, 20 minutes, stirring frequently.

Meanwhile, cook pasta according to package directions; drain. Toss pasta and one-half sauce; spoon remaining sauce on top. Sprinkle with cheese, if desired.