Homemade Hamburger Helper

The following recipes are effective hamburger helper substitutes.

Seasoning (Makes enough for a few batches):

Mix together the following.

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Ingredients:

  • 1 1/4 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 Tablespoon garlic powder
  • 2 Tablespoons dried parsley
  • 1/2 cup instant onion
  • 1 Tablespoon onion powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons salt
  • 1 2/3 cups fat-free dry milk powder
  • 3 1/2 Tablespoons beef bouillon granules

Store in a jar with tight between uses.

Cheeseburger Casserole

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound hamburger
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1 cup uncooked macaroni
  • 1 can chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup seasoning mix
  • 2 cups of grated cheese

Directions:

First brown the hamburger and drain off the fat. Add 1 1/2 cups water, 1 cup uncooked macaroni, 1 can chopped tomatoes and 1/2 cup seasoning mix. Simmer covered 20 minutes or until macaroni is tender. Remove from heat and add 2 cups of grated cheese.

Chili Tomato Macaroni

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound hamburger
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1 cup uncooked macaroni
  • 1 can chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup seasoning mix
  • 1 Tablespoon chili powder

Directions:

First brown the hamburger and drain off the fat. Add 1 1/2 cups water, 1 cup uncooked macaroni, 1 can chopped tomatoes, 1 tablespoon chili powder and 1/2 cup seasoning mix. Simmer covered 20 minutes or until macaroni is tender.

Potato Casserole

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound hamburger
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1 cup uncooked macaroni
  • 1 can chopped tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon seasoning mix
  • 5 or 6 medium sized potatoes, thinly sliced

Directions:

First brown the hamburger and drain off the fat. Add 1 cup water, 5 or 6 peeled sliced thinly potatoes, 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon seasoning mix. Simmer covered for 20 to 30 minutes or until potatoes are tender. Stir. Uncover and cook until excess water is evaporated.

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Adapted from a recipe at:
http://www.ext.colostate.edu/pubs/columncc/cc010724.html

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