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I want to make something different with ground meat!!!

I'm tired of hamburgers, meatloaf, spaghetti, and tacos. Any ideas?

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drowninginboys

Asked by drowninginboys at 1:17 PM on Mar. 17, 2009 in Food & Drink

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  • Try going to recipezaar.com or allrecipes.com and typing in ground beef to get some new recipes.
    lilbit837

    Answer by lilbit837 at 1:19 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • grond beef, elbow mac noodles, can of diced tomatoes, can of tomatoe sause
    jhj4ever

    Answer by jhj4ever at 1:20 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • how about browned beef gravy with mashed potatoes, sloppy jims instead of sloppy joes,meatball sandwiches, i put ground hamburger (fried first of course) in my vegetable soup
    jodi205

    Answer by jodi205 at 1:20 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • Ok, smarty jodi please explain a sloppy jim :)
    summerleigh

    Answer by summerleigh at 1:24 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • Well this may be too similar but here a simple recipe for hamburger casserole

    Slice a layer of potatoes in bottom of dish, put layer of cooked hamburger meat over that. Mix can crm of mushroom soup and water, pour over top of hamburger, layer of shredded cheese, then layer of crumbled saltine crackers. Bake til potatoes done which usually takes an hour for me. My SO loves it.
    lalli_lalli

    Answer by lalli_lalli at 1:25 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • Tater tot cassserole is yummy. Take hamburger and press it into a pan, bake for 20 min...pull it back out and layer it with tatertots, pour cream of mushroom soup over the top, top with cheese and stick back into the oven. Bake for however long the bag of tatertots says.
    a_and_j_momma

    Answer by a_and_j_momma at 1:29 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • ha ha summer it is like sloppy joes but instead of using sloppy joe sauce you use cream of chicken or cream or celery soup. mix that in with the hamburger then add some velveeta. we eat it on buns like sloppy joes or i make mashed potatoes and put it on top of the potatoes.
    jodi205

    Answer by jodi205 at 1:32 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • make sure the velveeta is melted in with the meat mixture lol thought i should add that.
    jodi205

    Answer by jodi205 at 1:34 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • Enchiladas, stuffed green peppers, tamale pie (recipe follows), shepards pie, salisbury steak

    Ingredients:
    1 pound lean ground beef
    1 cup chopped onion
    1 large can (15 ounces) tomato sauce
    1 large can (28 ounces) tomatoes, cut up
    1 can (16 ounces) whole kernel corn, drained
    1 small can (4 ounces) sliced ripe olives
    2 cloves garlic, minced
    1 packet taco seasoning
    dash black pepper
    1 cup grated Cheddar or Mexican blend cheese
    Crust:
    3/4 cup yellow cornmeal
    1/2 teaspoon salt
    2 cups cold water
    1/2 teaspoon chili powder
    1 tablespoon butter or margarine
    1/2 cup grated Cheddar or Mexican blend cheese, for topping (optional)
    Preparation:
    Brown ground beef with onions and green pepper; drain well. Add tomato sauce, tomatoes, corn, olives, garlic, sugar, salt, chili powder and black pepper. Heat to boiling; reduce heat and simmer, uncovered
    a_and_j_momma

    Answer by a_and_j_momma at 1:38 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

  • , for about 20 minutes, or until thickened. Add cheese; stir until cheese is melted. Set filling aside.
    In a saucepan, combine cornmeal, salt, water and chili powder. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until thick. Stir in butter. Spread half of the mixture into a baking dish, about 12- x 8-inches. Spoon filling over bottom crust; spoon remaining cornmeal mixture over filling. Bake at 375° for 45 minutes. If desired, sprinkle 1/2 cup cheese over the crust about 5 minutes before casserole is done.
    a_and_j_momma

    Answer by a_and_j_momma at 1:39 PM on Mar. 17, 2009

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