Ground beef recipes are kind of dishes that you will surely love. Ground beef goes with everything, from breakfast meals to midnight snacks, it is one if the usual ingredients used in cooking many dishes. So for you to have knowledge on other recipes, aside from your usual routine of using ground beef, the following dishes/recipes can give you ideas or can be your guide to the different ways of cooking and serving ground beef.
Beef Teriyaki Skillet
Teriyaki beef is a popular Asian beef dish that you can prepare for only 10 minutes. The meat is cooked with sesame oil, onion, garlic, and ginger. Basically, the beef will be stir fried along with the other ingredients until its color is no longer pink. The main ingredient that really adds flavor to the dish is the teriyaki sauce. Mix it with the beef then service it with rice, tortillas, or lettuce wraps. Now enjoy your home-made beef teriyaki! Find recipe here at The Seasoned Mom.
Cheesy Beef Ghoulash
If you want something cheesy and beefy, then I’d recommend cheesy beef goulash. It is a Hungarian dish that’s popularly eaten in the Central Europe. It may not be as simple as the other dishes, but I tell you it’s worth it. The ground beef will be sauté and mixed with other ingredients like tomato sauce, Italian seasoning, bay leaves, soy sauce, and seasoned salt. Macaroni will be added afterwards then before serving, add a cupful amount of cheddar cheese. Recipe here at Lil Luna.
Crispy Southwest Wrap
Crispy southwest wrap is a mix of American and Mexican cuisine that can be prepared even for only less than 30 minutes. It is somewhat similar in making taco/burrito but with a different taste. In this dish, the ground beef mixed with is different seasonings to add more flavor and spice. Along with the mixed beef, the rice, shredded cheese, and a little bit of sour cream is placed on top of the tortilla then roll it like a burrito. Recipe from Taste Better from Scratch.
Taco pie is basically a taco with the shape of a pie. So just like how you make tacos, the beef is seasoned with the different ingredients and cook it until the meat is brown. Place a tortilla in the pie plate to cover the bottom up to the sides just like in making a pie. Spread over the taco mixture then place the 2nd tortilla on top of it and press down on the sides. Easy as pie, right? You can find the complete recipe at Our Life Tastes Good.
Dorito Taco Salad
Salads are healthy food, but not all people love it. Usually salads are full of veggies and mixed with different spices to make it more delicious, but this type of salad is the one that you’ll never get tired of. Dorito taco salad from Spend with Pennies is obviously a combination of taco and salad dressing. This one is perfect and very easy to make if you have leftover tacos. Just mix the taco with salad dressings and add some sour cream and onions.
Korean Ground Beef Rice Bowls
Korean dishes are very tasty and can be loved even by other nationalities. One of the quickest and easiest Korean food to prepare is the Korean ground beef rice bowls. Since everyone loves beef, except for vegetarians, then I guess you’ll get absolutely addicted to this one. All you need to do is to cook the ground beef with sugar, soy sauce, sesame oil, ginger, red pepper flakes, and pepper. Serve it over hot rice and enjoy your delicious meal! Recipe from The Recipe Critic
Cheesy Taco Pasta
Taco is delicious, and pasta as well, so when you combine those two I think it would the perfect match. Cheesy taco pasta is very easy to make and will surely be loved by kids. The pasta that will be used for this is the shelled pasta. Once the pasta is done, cook the meat with taco seasoning then mix it all together. For cheese lovers, it would be great to add more cheese and crunchy tortilla chips with it. From Dinner then Dessert
Skillet Shepherd’s Pie
Shepherd’s pie is a homely comfort food that is popular In Scotland. It can be made with different variations depending on what you prefer to use in substitute with the different ingredients. For this recipe, we’ll use beef and mashed potatoes instead of lamb and pastry, which is usually used in Scotland. Cook the mashed potato and beef separately. Mix the different ingredients with it and when it’s done, spread the mashed potato mixture over the cooked meat then bake. Find complete recipe on Jo Cooks.
Bacon Cheeseburger Sloppy Joes
Sloppy joes are one of the tastiest snacks. Basically, it is a burger stuffed with bacon, cheese, and very delicious ground beef. The bacon and ground beef is cooked separately. For the bacon, just simply fry until it becomes crispy. With the ground beef, it is cooked and mixed with different spices like broth cubes, cornstarch, mustard, salt, and black pepper. Once the bacon and beef is done, serve in brioche buns with additional cheese in it. Try cooking this recipe from Dinner then Dessert.
Some meatballs are covered in red sweet sauce, but for this one is smothered in creamy gravy sauce. This Swedish meatball can be finished in just 30 minutes. The ground beef is mixed with different spices and formed into small meatballs then cooked in oil and butter. The sauce on the other hand is made with butter, flour, and heavy cream. Once the sauce and meatball is done, add the meatballs to the sauce and simmer it for 2 minutes. Recipe from The Recipe Critic.
Three Cheese Pasta Shells
If you love lasagna, then you’ll surely love this three cheese beef pasta shells. Its taste is somewhat similar to that of lasagna but the pasta used and preparation is very much different. The first thing that will be cooked is the meat, and then afterwards the sauce is prepared separately. The beef mixture is placed inside the pasta shells and arranged over the sauce in baking dish. Remaining sauce is poured on top then bakes it for 45 minutes. Find the recipe here at Pillsbury.
30-Minute Hamburger Minestrone Soup
Hamburger minestrone soup is composed of macaroni pasta, ground beef, mixed vegetables, and a very tasty sauce. The pasta and beef is cooked separately. Once the beef is cooked, other ingredients are added to it including the tomato paste which gives color to the soup. When the sauce mixture with beef is done, you can now add the cooked pasta and stir it well to combine. With that, indulge with the new and very yummy soup you can now have! Recipe from The Blond Cook.
15-Minute Beefy Noodle Skillet
Of course, one thing you’ll need for this dish is ground beef. Beefy noodle skillet is like mac and cheese so if you’re familiar with that dish, then doing this would be very easy for you. First, the pasta is cooked and make sure you won’t overcook it. Next, the beef is cooked and mixed with other ingredients together with the tomato soup. When everything’s ready, combine the pasta with the beef mixture and stir it with a cheesy sauce. Recipe from Fav Family Recipes.
There are two things that you need to prepare for this recipe, one is the sauce and the other is the quesadilla. For the sauce, you need to combine mayonnaise, ketchup, pickled juice, mustard, Worcestershire sauce, salt and pepper. For the quesadilla, cheese and cooked beef is placed inside a folded tortilla and cooked until the tortilla turns medium brown. Drizzle the sauce on top of the quesadillas, and there you have your ready to serve very yummy cheeseburger quesadillas! Try this recipe from Culinary Hill.
One Skillet Mexican Beef and Rice
From the word itself, Mexican beef and rice is a Mexican cuisine and is good for serving during dinner since it already has rice in it which makes it kinda heavy meal. With this dish, ground beef is cooked and mixed with the other ingredients, which includes rice, and stir it to combine well. When you get the perfect taste and satisfied with the finished mixture, top it with shredded cheese and cook in low fire until cheese is melted. This yummy recipe is from I Wash Your Laundry.
Nacho is very common in any country and many really love this food. This is a perfect snack during afternoon and most of the time this is one of the favorite food that we eat when watching movies aside from popcorn. So to make nachos, cook ground beef with taco salsa then put it over the tortilla chips and top it with shredded cheese, then bake for 20 minutes. Repeat the process to add another layer and serve while hot. Find the complete recipe on BGH.
Sloppy Joe French Bread Pizza
Sloppy joe French bread pizza is toasted bread topped with delicious meat mixture and two types of cheese. To start, ground beef is cooked with the other ingredients like the veggies which you should be careful not to overcook. When the beef is no longer pink, add the sauce and stir it well. Spread the finished meat mixture on top of the bread and top the meat with the combination of cheddar and jack cheeses then bake for 10 minutes. Recipe: YellowBlissRoad.com
Beef Bean and Cheese Burritos
Beef, bean, and cheese burritos is the total package for what you call “delicious heavy snack.” The complicated part in doing this is the burrito filling. What you need to do is mix all the required ingredients for the burrito filling; this includes the cooked ground beef. At the middle of the tortilla, place desired amount of cheese and meat mixture, and then roll it up like a burrito style. If you want crisp burritos cook it for 3 minutes. Find this recipe from Carl’s Bad Cravings.
One-Pot Chilli Mac and Cheese
Just by the looks of it, your cravings for cheese will be awaken. Mac and cheese is very popular all over the world and this one is an upgraded version. If you love spicy and cheese foods, then this is the perfect dish for you. The ground beef is cooked with the different ingredients and this includes the chili powder which makes the dish spicy. To make it cheesier, top it with desired amount of cheese and wait until melted. From Damndelicious.
One-Pot BBQ Cheeseburger Pasta
This Bbq cheeseburger pasta from Pillsbury is for the bbq and cheese lovers out there. It is very easy to make and only needs a couple of ingredients. For this one, the meat that will be used is turkey. First thing to do is to cook the turkey until the meat becomes tender. Add hot water, milk, pasta, and sauce mix then stir occasionally. Add the cheese and bacon bits into the mixture then sprinkle bacon bits and drizzle bbq sauce before serving.
Ground Beef Noodle Stir-Fry
They say noodles is for long life, maybe when you taste this dish you’ll believe that saying because it would make really make you love the life you’re living. One thing that you should be careful in doing this is to prevent the noodles from being overcooked because its texture would be different and that would affect the whole dish. The ingredients are cooked and well combined once the pasta and meat is done. Then serve it while it’s hot! Find the recipe on Damndelicious.
Stuffed French Bread
Stuffed French bread from Life in the Lofthouse is somewhat similar to sloppy joe but with a different twist since the bread that we’ll be using is the French bread. It is very easy to make and great for a mid-afternoon snack. So to prepare the bread, you need to slice it in half and scoop out the bread in the center of each piece. Cook the ground beef mixture then spread it into the center of each bread. Top with shredded cheese and enjoy!
Slow-Cooker Hearty No-Bean Chilli
Some people don’t like chili at all, but there are also many people who’d crave for something spicy from time to time. If you’re one of those many people, then here is one of the best ground beef recipes that would perfectly fit to your taste found on Pumpkin N Spice. The ground beef is cooked and mixed with the other ingredients and its end product has a color of red because of the tomato sauce. When you’re satisfied with the taste and spiciness, cook then serve with shredded cheese.
Mexican Scalloped Potatoes
At first look, you might mistakenly identify it as lasagna because of its saucy and cheesy appearance, but with Mexican scalloped potatoes of The Recipe Rebel, instead of using pasta, they use potatoes. The process in doing this and with the lasagna can be a little bit similar. The potatoes will be boiled until you achieve the right amount of softness, and then the ground beef mixture is prepared separately. Layer the potatoes, spread the mixture on top, and repeat the process then bake.
Easy Mexican Lasagna
Well this is the food that is loved by everybody. This is the Mexican lasagna and it is very easy to make as long as you have all the ingredients needed. Just like the typical lasagna, the ground beef mixture is prepared and its color becomes red. The mixture is poured over the bottom of the dish, noodles on top, followed by a layer of beans, cheese, meat sauce, and then repeat. Bake for 30 minutes or until cheese melts. Recipe can be found on Ready Set Eat.
Thai Beef Koftas with Coconut Sauce
I can say that I really love Thai food; it surprises me that the taste of their food is somewhat similar to that of Filipino food. Here’s another Thai food that you might want to try. The ground beef in Thai beef kofta is mixed with the other kofta ingredients and forms into elongated meatballs. Make sure you get the right amount of weight for each kofta balls so it would be easy for grilling. Prepare coconut sauce the serve. Recipe from Sweet Peas and Safron
Bean and Cheese Quesadillas with Beef Queso
If you haven’t tried a quesadilla before, then you can start by making this bean and cheese quesadilla with beef queso from Cooking and Beer. It can be a little complicated compared to the other recipes, but it’s worth it. Just like other recipes, the ground beef is cooked until brown and mixed with the other ingredients. Prepare separately the chunky paste for the quesadilla. Place beef mixture in between two tortillas then cut into triangles. Drizzle the chunky paste over quesadillas then serve.
This recipe from Delish is very simple that can be done for only about 40 minutes, 5 minutes of which is for preparation time. The stuffing is made up of ground beef, egg, herbs, salt and pepper. These ingredients are mixed all together until you get the perfect taste. For the tomatoes, core it and fill it with the beef stuffing. When everything is done, bake for 35 minutes. You can also add cheese if you like then just let it melt.
Beef Stout Skillet Pie
Beef stout skillet pie from Womans Day is a pie with flavorful beef stuffing. The ingredients for this one may be a little more than the other recipes that we have. The ground beef is cooked with tomato paste and other ingredients until the liquid in the beef mixture has thickened. Once you’re satisfied with the beef mixture, get ready to form your pie filled with the beef stuffing, then bake it for 30-35 minutes or until it turns golden brown and serve.
Taco Pasta Made in Instant Pot
Instant pot is a programmable pressure cooker that can be used nowadays for easier cooking. For this taco pasta we are going to use the instant pot. In cooking the ground beef, just put it in sauté settings and add all the other ingredients with it including the pasta. Stir it well to combine then select the stew/soup setting for 10 minutes or until the pasta is properly cooked. Once it’s done, sprinkle with cheese and dollop of sour cream. Find the recipe on Easy Recipes from Busy Moms.
Black Bean and Beef Enchilada Casserole
The usual enchilada that we know is a corn tortilla with filling and covered in chili pepper sauce. For this dish from Julia’s Album, we are going to turn usual enchilada into a casserole called “black bean and beef enchilada casserole.” What you’ll prepare is the bean-meat mixture, and then you can now assemble your casserole. First you put the tortilla, followed by the bean-meat mixture, then the sour cream, and then top it off with enchilada sauce. Repeat 3 times then bake.
Grilled Cheeseburger Wraps
Cheeseburgers are not only done with buns, but can also be done with wraps. This grilled cheeseburger wraps are delicious and very easy to make. Just cook the ground beef and mix with the other ingredients then stir it combine properly. When the meat mixture is ready, you can now pour it over the tortilla with some shredded cheese, mustard, and a couple of tomato slices. Roll it up like a burrito-style, and then grill each wrap for 3-5 minutes. Find the recipe at Life in the Lofthouse.
Turkey Taco Stuffed Sweet Potatoes
There are many recipes where you can stuff sweet potatoes with, and this is one of those from CookinCanuck. First thing to do is preparing the sweet potato, which is to make it tender and slice into half then scoop out the flesh of the potatoes. Mash the potato and mix it with the other ingredients. Next is to prepare the turkey mixture. Pour enough amount of turkey mixture into the sweet potato, top with grated cheese, then broil until cheese melts.
Slow-Cooker Stuffed Peppers
We already have stuffed tomatoes, stuffed sweet potatoes, now we’re going to try stuffed peppers. In this Damndelicious recipe, we are going to use a slow cooker for cooking. Just like the other two recipes, prepare the ground beef mixture, there can be some additional ingredients compared to the first two stuffed recipes. When the mixture is done, spoon the filling into each bell pepper cavity then cook in slow cooker. Top it with melted cheese and drizzle with sour cream.
Mozzarella-Stuffed Turkey Meatballs
Mozzarella-stuffed turkey meatballs with marinara sauce can only be done in 30 minutes. So the meatballs are made out of ground turkey meat, then when the meat mixture is done you are now ready to form your mozzarella-stuffed meatballs. Just form a small ball of meat mixture, press a piece of cheese in the center, cover it with another piece of meat, and then roll to seal in the cheese. Fry the meatballs then add it to the marinara sauce. BY: Baker By Nature
One-Pot Cheese Taco Pasta
Even just by looking at the picture, it can already give you a mouth-watering feeling. This dish is basically composed of ground beef and rotini pasta. The ground beef is cooked and mixed with the other ingredients like taco seasoning. When it’s done, water, salsa, and pasta noodles are added into it. Stir everything up and cook for 15 minutes until pasta is tender. By the time the pasta is cooked, turn off the heat and stir in the cheese. From Mother Thyme
Zucchini, also known as courgette, is a summer squash. For the stuffed zucchini, the zucchini is sliced lengthwise and its middle is scooped out, which will also be added into meat mixture. The ground beef is cooked along with the other ingredients and mixed with cheddar, mascarpone, and parsley. Spoon the meat mixture into each zucchini boat then bake it for 30 minutes. Sprinkle with mozzarella cheese then return to oven until cheese melts. Top with green onions then serve. From Katrina Runs.
Sticky BBQ Slow-Cooker Meatballs
When you look at it you might think that it is only a normal meatball, but what’s different is its bbq taste. If you have ready-made meatballs then the only thing that you’re going to make is the sauce. If you don’t have any meatballs, then just mix the ground beef with the other ingredients then form it into small meatballs and fry. Now prepare the sauce by mixing all the sauce ingredients, and then combine the meatballs and cook. Recipe from Savory Nothings
Slow-cooker Cheeseburger Soup
In making the cheeseburger soup from The Recipe Rebel, you will be using a slow cooker. As you can see in the picture, the soup has some veggies in it so this one is not only yummy but also very healthy. The ground beef is cooked together with the veggies and wait until the potatoes and carrots are already tender. The soup is prepared separately but when done the meat mixture is poured into it. Add in the shredded cheese then stir before serving.
One-Pot Lasagna Soup
If you think there’s only one way of cooking lasagna, then you’re wrong. Lasagna can also be turned into soup in a very easy way. Originally, lasagna is an Italian food but with its taste, no doubt that it has gone all over the world. So just like the typical lasagna, this lasagna soup is made with the same ingredients but with more sauce to make it like a soup. Its sauce is colored red and has a thick texture. From Carl’s Bad Cravings