Beef, Main Dishes, Summer Recipes, Uncategorized

Chad’s Hamburgers

My husband has somehow become the hamburger person in our family.  Even my grandparents prefer him to make the burgers when we are there.  His burgers always end up delicious!  And now he’s training our oldest son to make them just as wonderful.  I asked him for a recipe, but there are no exact measurements.  🙂  However, here are the…

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Beef, Main Dishes, Uncategorized

Marianne’s Taco Pie

My friend Marianne introduced me to this simple recipe a few years ago.  I love the flavors, simplicity, and the fact that it makes extra!  🙂  It uses refrigerated crescent roll dough, but if you’ve sworn it off, any homemade pizza dough would work. Hope you enjoy!   Taco Pie (from Marianne) Ingredients: 1 lb. browned, drained ground beef 1…

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Beef, Main Dishes, Pasta, slow cooker, Soups

Pasta Fagioli Soup

So, I tried two different knock offs of Olive Garden soups this week….Chicken Gnocchi and Pasta Fagioli.  I was so disappointed when the Chicken Gnocchi did NOT taste like Olive Garden’s and it really didn’t taste good at all.  So bummed.   BUT, the Pasta Fagioli turned out delicious and made an enormous amount.  The recipe completely filled my  crock…

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Beef, Main Dishes, Pork, slow cooker

Rhonda’s BBQ

This is the BBQ recipe I made, froze, and took on the trip last weekend.  Everyone enjoyed it.  It is super easy because it uses the slow cooker!  I doubled it & froze some for our family to have later.  Why not?  It was just as easy to make 2 batches as it was to make one. ENJOY! Beef &…

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Jennifer’s Beef Stroganoff

This is what I’m eating tonight for dinner thanks to Jennifer from the freezer co-op!  Its a favorite among the group.  Enjoy! Beef Stroganoff To cook the beef: 1 lb. trim stew beef 1 pkg Lipton onion soup mix 2 or 3 cups water, depending on how rich and oniony you want your sauce salt, pepper, and garlic powder to taste Put all…

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Beef, Main Dishes

Super Burritos

This yummy recipe is from our great friend, David.  Thanks David!   Super Burritos (serves 6) 1 lb. ground beef 1 pkg. taco seasoning + 1 pkg. full of water chopped onion to taste fresh garlic to taste chili powder to taste 1/4 cup rice (prepare as directed) 1 pkg. flour tortillas (burrito size) 2 cups Mexican Four Cheese (shredded)…

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Cheesy Beef Stroganoff

Cheesy Beef Stroganoff 1 lb. ground beef 2 cups water 3 cups (6 oz.) wide egg noodles, uncooked 3/4 lb. (12 oz.) Velveeta cubed (I use a little less…it is really cheesy!) 1 can cream of mushroom soup 1/4 tsp. black pepper -Brown meat in large skillet; drain. -Stir in water and bring to boil.  Stir in noodles.  Reduce heat…

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