10 Recipes Using 1 Pound of Ground Beef

Classic Beef Tacos: Brown the ground beef with taco seasoning, then serve in hard or soft taco shells with your favorite toppings like lettuce, tomato, cheese, and sour cream.

Spaghetti Bolognese: Sauté onions and garlic, then brown the beef. Add tomato sauce and Italian herbs, and simmer. Serve over cooked spaghetti with grated Parmesan.

Shepherd's Pie: Cook the beef with onions, carrots, and peas in a savory gravy. Top with mashed potatoes and bake until the top is golden and crispy.

Beef and Bean Chili: Brown the beef with onions and garlic, then add canned tomatoes, kidney beans, chili powder, and cumin. Simmer to blend the flavors and serve with cornbread.

Stuffed Bell Peppers: Mix cooked rice, browned beef, tomato sauce, and spices. Stuff into bell peppers and bake until the peppers are tender.

Meatloaf: Combine the ground beef with breadcrumbs, beaten egg, ketchup, Worcestershire sauce, and diced onions. Bake until cooked through and serve with a side of mashed potatoes.

Korean Beef Bowl: Brown the beef with garlic and ginger, then stir in soy sauce, brown sugar, and sesame oil. Serve over rice and top with green onions and sesame seeds.

Beef Empanadas: Mix cooked beef with onions, boiled eggs, olives, and spices. Enclose in pastry dough, then bake or fry until golden. Serve with salsa or chimichurri.

Beef Stroganoff: Sauté mushrooms and onions, then brown the beef. Add beef broth and sour cream, and simmer. Serve over egg noodles or rice.

Hamburger Soup: Brown the beef with onions, then add diced tomatoes, beef broth, mixed vegetables, and potatoes. Simmer until the vegetables are tender.

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