These top-rated ground beef recipes, from Salisbury steaks and meatloaf to delicious meatballs, burgers, and ground beef casseroles, will please your family any night of the week, and most are easy to fix and economical in the bargain.
Skillet Salisbury Steaks with Mushrooms
This is an easy and flavorful ground beef recipe. Steaks are made with ground beef and seasonings and served with an easy gravy with mushrooms and a dash of red wine. A simple mushroom gravy flavors these tasty hamburger steaks.
Cabbage Rolls with Ground Beef and Rice
These cabbage rolls are stuffed with ground beef and rice and baked to perfection with a tangy tomato sauce. Cabbage rolls are a favorite comfort food from Eastern Europe and are often reserved for special occasions or big family dinners.
Crescent Beef Stroganoff Bake
This yummy ground beef stroganoff is baked to perfection in a simple crescent roll crust. The ground beef and mushrooms are combined with sour cream and then topped with shredded cheese just before baking. It’s an easy, tasty meal for any weeknight dinner, and the kids will love it. Serve it with green beans or carrots, or a basic tossed salad.
This Spanish rice is an easy, tasty skillet meal made with some bacon and lean ground beef. You might also Spanish rice made with bacon and cheese, or quick and easy Mexican rice side dish. Serve this delicious rice dish with cornbread or biscuits and a tossed salad.
Hamburger and Noodle Skillet
Make this hamburger and pasta skillet dish with egg noodles or pasta. Macaroni or penne pasta — as pictured — are both good choices. Tomatoes, chili sauce, and tomato paste give it vibrant tomato color and flavor. Besides the great flavor, the fact that it’s made in one skillet makes it especially appealing.
Stuffed Peppers With Ground Beef and Rice
Stuffed bell peppers make a delicious everyday meal with a tossed salad and mashed or baked potatoes. The filling in this classic version includes ground beef and rice. Replace the ground beef with ground turkey thighs for a lighter option.
You just need to mix up with every ingredient that you like. These recipes make a big batch and delicious, too. If you have leftovers, just warm in the microwave, on the stovetop in a little butter or oil, or cover and warm in the oven. Simple and fulfill your stomach!