Ground Beef Recipes

Looking for a new dinner idea? Beef it up with these family-favorite burger, meat ball, meat loaf, casserole, stuffed pepper recipes and more.

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Albondigas

My Grandmother Trinidad loved making this albondigas recipe. We like to serve it over tostadas sprinkled with raw cabbage. —Wanda Knutson, Waco, Texas

Malfouf

Malfouf, also known as Lebanese cabbage rolls, is a delicacy in the Middle East. Not only are cabbage rolls delicious,...


Sweet Hoosier Dog Sauce

In our area of Indiana, we love sweet coney sauce on our hot dogs! Our town still has an old...


Dutch Oven Pasta Bake

I was in a hurry one night, so I went on a pantry search to see what I had on...


Ground Beef Spaghetti Skillet

I remember my grandma making this stovetop supper many times—we always loved Granny's spaghetti! My husband and I now enjoy...

The Best Ever Chili

My dad and my father-in-law are the gurus in our chili-loving clan. But after my honeymoon to New Mexico, inspired...


Soup-Bowl Cabbage Rolls

This fabulous alternative to traditional stuffed cabbage rolls is so handy for busy weeknights. It warms you up from head...

Butternut Squash Chili

Add butternut squash to chili for a tasty, filling, energy-packed dish your whole family will love. Mine does! —Jeanne Larson,...


Beef and Bean Taco Chili

This chili recipe is a lifesaver when I'm cooking on the fly. It's loaded with convenience ingredients, but you can...


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Beef and Lentil Chili

Lentils were one of the crops on my dad's farm when we were growing up, and they're the best-kept secret...


Steamed Beef & Ginger Pot Stickers

These dumplings have a hearty filling that’s easy to make and a dipping sauce that’s too irresistible to pass up....

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Firehouse Chili

As one of the cooks at the firehouse, I used to prepare meals for 10 men. This chili recipe was...


Passover Meatballs

These moist and slightly sweet Passover meatballs are popular with family and friends during the spring holiday season. They're bound...


Stovetop Cheeseburger Pasta

Cheeseburgers are delicious in any form, but I'm partial to this creamy pasta dish that seriously tastes just like the...


One-Pot Stuffed Pepper Dinner

Thick like chili and with plenty of stuffed pepper flavor, this dish will
warm you up on chilly days....


Tangy Barbecued Beef Sandwiches

Every year for our church ice cream social, we'd fill six roaster ovens with these ingredients and let them simmer...

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Favorite Hamburger Stew

I got this hamburger stew recipe from a woman at our church, Lois Henry, when I needed a way to...


Spicy Chili

This spicy chili recipe is the culmination of several years' worth of experimenting to get just the right flavor. For...


Italian Wedding Soup

Even in hot weather, this soup always satisfies! I add cooked pasta at the end of the cooking time to...


Mixed Bean Soup

Guests and family alike praise this soup and always ask for seconds. The nicest thing about it is that any...


Sloppy Joe Stew

This old-fashioned stew has a slightly sweet taste from the addition of canned corn. You can make the stew ahead...


Spicy Spaghetti Sauce

I appreciate the fact that this hearty pasta sauce is quick to assemble and cooks in just a few hours....


Stromboli Sandwiches

Like a sloppy joe with Italian seasonings, these hearty sandwich slices fill the bill at potlucks, reunions and more. Although...


Hearty Hamburger Vegetable Soup

Oregano really shines in this hearty soup from field editor Traci K Wynne, Denver, Pennsylvania. “It smells delicious while it’s...

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Taco Salad for a Large Crowd

I made this huge taco salad to bring to a party and people were scrambling to figure out who made...


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Baked Bean Chili

Who says a good chili has to simmer all day? This zippy chili- with a touch of sweetness from the...


Italian Pasta Sauce

As a special part of their wedding buffet, my daughter Kris' husband fixed a big batch of this thick flavorful...


Spinach Beef Macaroni Bake

This hearty casserole is great for a family reunion or church supper. I've also made half the recipe for family...


Beef Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

We have been making this dish in my family since I was a little girl. Mother served it with corn...


Hearty Beef & Bean Soup

I love cooking, and often share my soups with my co-workers—and they're happy I do. This one is perfect for...