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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Fall Vegetable Sloppy Joes

I make this dish in the fall and sneak grated vegetables into the sloppy joe mixture. It’s especially good when children don’t like to eat their vegetables! Just walk away until the end of the day and let the slow cooker do all the work. Also delicious: Top the filling with a little shredded cheese before serving. —Nancy Heishman, Las Vegas, Nevada

Pressure-Cooker Beef and Veggie Sloppy Joes

Because I’m always looking for ways to serve my family healthy and delicious food, I started experimenting with my go-to...


Spiced Butternut Squash Chili

I love how a hint of heat with a touch of sweetness from the Gustus Vitae spicy chocolate cinnamon cane...


Ground Beef Veggie Stew

This is a wonderful, hearty stew to help use up all the late-summer veggies in your garden. I like that...


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Spaghetti Squash Meatball Casserole

One of our favorite comfort food dinners is spaghetti and meatballs. We're crazy about this lighter, healthier version that features...

Butternut Squash, Cauliflower & Beef Shepherd’s Pie

I love to get creative with classic dishes, such as this colorful version of shepherd's pie. Adding squash and cauliflower...


Butternut Goulash

We make this treasured family goulash recipe using squash from our own backyard. The chili powder and cayenne really warm...

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 ‘n’ Egg Pockets

My mother shared the recipe for these hand-held snacks. They disappear whenever I make them. For added flavor, I sometimes...


Stuffed Squash for Two

My husband and I love this recipe as newlyweds, and now that our children are grown, we are enjoying it...


Beef and Black Bean Spaghetti Squash

I've been working on developing healthier recipes that still taste fabulous—and keep me satisfied. This squash tossed with beef, beans...

Curried Beef-Stuffed Squash

My husband and I look forward to this dinner. The savory beef tucked inside tender acorn squash halves is a...


Two-Squash Lasagna

I learned to cook when I was growing up on a dairy farm and was a member of 4-H. This...


Spaghetti Squash with Meat Sauce

When my mom and I cooked spaghetti squash with meat sauce, all we could do was grin and say "Wow!"...


Beef-Stuffed Acorn Squash

My husband is retired, so we do quite a bit of traveling. I like to cook, travel and add to...


Harvest Soup

Loaded with ground beef, squash, tomatoes and two kinds of potatoes, this hearty soup makes a great family meal on...

Beef-Stuffed Squash

I won a first-place trophy with this stuffed squash recipe in a cook-off in 1981. I've made it for family...


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Garlic Spaghetti Squash with Meat Sauce

I have reduced grains and other starches in my diet due to health reasons, so I was looking for filling,...


Spaghetti Squash Casserole

Spaghetti squash, like zucchini, can take over a garden. This is an excellent way to put that abundance to good...


Beef & Veggie Sloppy Joes

I’m always looking for ways to serve my family healthy and delicious food, so I started experimenting with my favorite...


Cheeseburger French Loaf

Once you prepare this impressive-looking, yet simple-to-make sandwich, you’ll probably never look at refrigerated bread dough the same. It’s just...