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dinner ideas?

I have to use a pound of ground beef tonight for dinner because it has been thawed out for 2 days. I don't want to make the usual meatloaf, hamburger helper, spaghetti etc. does anyone have any different yummy recipes?? Thanks

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travisnowensmom

Asked by travisnowensmom at 10:31 AM on Sep. 9, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Ground Beef Mexican Style

    Ingredients
    1 pound ground beef
    1 cup salsa
    1/2 cup water
    1 green bell pepper, chopped
    1 bunch green onions, chopped
    1 (8 ounce) package wide egg noodles
    1/2 cup sour cream
    1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese
    1 tomato, chopped
    Directions
    1.In a large nonstick skillet, cook and stir ground beef until browned. Drain off excess fat.
    2.Stir in salsa and water. Simmer for 10 minutes.
    3.Meanwhile, cook pasta in boiling water until al dente. Drain.
    4.Stir in green pepper and onions, and continue simmering until veggies are crisp/tender. Stir in noodles and sour cream. Sprinkle grated cheese on top, and cover pan until the cheese melts. Sprinkle chopped tomatoes on the top, and serve.

    or go to www.allrecipes.com
    i've tried all of them at one time or another, for ground beef. they're delicious!
    DereksBabyMomma

    Answer by DereksBabyMomma at 10:36 AM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • tacos...that's what i'm making for dinner tonight...mmm or the above recipe...that looks gooood...right now i can't think of anything off the top of my head, i'd have to look in my recipe book. i make my own, of all the recipes that we like to eat and i like to make :)
    armywife43

    Answer by armywife43 at 10:42 AM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • stuffed green peppers, meatballs & gravy with mashed , I do not know what this dish is called but it is easy and i will just tell you how to make it

    you will need
    soft shell tortillas 8 to 10 medium size, chopped into inch sqaures
    2 cups salsa
    1 can of corn , drained
    1/4 cup sour cream
    brown and drain meat
    add salsa and tortilla shells, corn
    if this looks dry add a small amount of water and stir ( small amount would be 1/3 cup at a time)
    simmer 10 minutes and add sour cream simmer another 5 minutes
    wheresthewayout

    Answer by wheresthewayout at 12:07 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • sorry i was going to say mashed potatoes
    wheresthewayout

    Answer by wheresthewayout at 12:08 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

  • Tacos is a good idea.Sometimes I'll make some SOS. You fry up your hamburger, then make white gravy and put the gravy in the fried up hamburger.You can either make biscuits or toast works too,to spread your hamburger over.We love it & it only takes a minute.
    bvannkissy

    Answer by bvannkissy at 12:43 PM on Sep. 9, 2010

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