This is supposed to be similar to A&W Coney Sauce.


  • 2 lb.s ground chuck
  • 4 Tbsps. oil
  • 2 pkgs. onion soup mix
  • 2 cups black coffee
  • 6 oz. can tomato paste
  • 1 Tbsp. chili powder
  • 1 Tbsp. cumin powder
  • 1/8 tsp. ground allspice


In large skillet brown beef in oil, stirring with fork till pink color disappears. Stir in rest of ingredients. Heat on lowest possible heat, stirring often, almost 2 hours or till reduced to thick sauce. Serve in split buns. Serves 4 to 6.

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Submitted 6/13/05.
Source: Secret Recipes From Gloria Pitzer
Submitted By: Linda Wilson
Coney Sauce