Wednesday, March 27, 2013

25 Quick and Easy Ground Beef Recipes - Burgers, 30 Minute Meals and More!

I can't tell you how many times I have gone through my recipe file in search of ground beef recipes. You would think by now I had made a category for ground beef... I decided to compile a list of our favorite 25 Quick and Easy Ground Beef Recipes. Once again solving the frequently asked question of "what can I make with this... ground beef"?

 Ground beef out for dinner and no idea what to make with it?  Here are 25 QUICK AND EASY Ground Beef Recipes to help with your meal planning.  #beef #recipes #dinner

Friends, family and readers alike have emailed, messaged and called us for ground beef recipes.  You asked...  we answered.

Speaking of simple recipes, of course our new cookbook {The Simple Kitchen - available to order now}is packed with delicious, easy recipes.

The Simple Kitchen is loaded with more than 75 BRAND NEW recipes and a hand full of family favorites too.

8 chapters with a total of 82 quick and easy recipes that are bursting with flavor!!!

Every recipe has a photo that will make your mouth water. It has slow cooker meals, one-pot recipes, quick dinners, simple appetizers, desserts and more!!!

And we have included kitchen tips to make dinnertime less stressful.

We are so excited to share our recipes with you!!! So, don't wait. Go and grab yours today!  The Simple Kitchen <-- click here to order.

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30 Minute Meals that use Ground Beef

3 Cheese Skillet Lasagna, in 30 minutes! Packed with traditional flavor, one skillet in half an hour!

Layer upon layer of drool worthy south-of-the-border flavors in this incredibly Simple Mexican Lasagna.  Prep to plate in half an hour!

Light Italian Meatball Soup is loaded with veggies and lean meatballs cooked in a light tomato broth. Ready in just 30 minutes.

30-minute Cheesy Beef & Bean Enchiladas, perfect weeknight dinner, captures all my favorite flavors of the southwest on the table in no time

15 Minute Smoky Chipotle Sloppy Joe's-meaty, saucy, smoky & have a little kick. The best Sloppy Joes you will ever eat.  You'll never buy a can again!

30 Minute Meat Lovers Pizza Pasta Bake is loaded with your fav pizza toppings and tons of ooey gooey cheese! Better make 2!

30 Minute Quick-Draw Cowboy Chili is loaded w/ southwestern flavors, 3 kinds of beans, chorizo & beef.  Cowboy Up! It's Chili Time!

Gourmet Burgers that use Ground Beef

Steakhouse Smoky Barbecue Beer Burgers with Caramelized Beer Onions in 30 Minutes!  Your mouth with thank you.

TSRI's Barbecue Bacon Beer Cheddar Smokehouse Burger. Can you feel love for a burger? Well if you can this is the burger to love!

Big Kahuna Hawaiian Burger is a monster of a burger, with a Hawaiian inspired flavor from bun to bun and every layer in between!

The 50/50 Beef Bacon Burger is a carnivorous treat!  1/4 pound of beef and 1/4 pound of bacon in every burger!!!

Small in size, BIG on taste. These Lil Texas Barbeque Sliders pack a COLOSSAL punch! Layers of flavor, basted in homemade BBQ sauce. Divine.

The Suburban Cheeseburger is packed with flavor, and topped with bacon, grilled onions and cheese! What a burger.

The Knock Your Socks Off Tex-Mex Burger is a FIESTA of southwestern flavors wrapped up into one amazing burger.

More Recipes using Ground Beef

Delicious and moist Meatloaf with Balsamic Glaze. Comfort food at its best.  Certainly our family meatloaf.

A Mexican Food Party Taco Bar is perfect for any party or gathering.  Fabulous homemade taco recipe.

Sweet and Sour Meatball Poppers - perfect for every party or any dinner. So good, you can't stop poppin' 'em! Simple and delicious.

This Rock 'em, Sock 'em Chili features layers of flavors, and warm you to the bone properties that will keep them coming back for more!

Guilty Pleasure Pizza with Less Guilt - packed with your favorite toppings with less calories.

With mint, oregano, tomatoes and Feta cheese these Light Greek Stuffed Peppers taste like they stepped right out of the Mediterranean. 

Looking for the perfect appetizer or game day food? These Balsamic Glazed Meatloaf Meatball Poppers surely fit the bill! Moist and flavorful meatballs were inspired by our family meatloaf recipe.

Southwestern Meatballs with Black Bean and Corn Salsa

Baked Italian Meatballs - our family recipe.  Revealed!

Trim Taco Salad is light and lean, packed with flavor and sure to satisfy!

Italian Chili:  Flavorful, delicious chili with an Italian flair!


  1. You know Donna, I actually get super excited when I see you in my e-mail! Because I know it's going to be filled with great things!

    1. Awww, you made my day. We love to have you here. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a comment! XOXO

    2. I am new to this recipe website and really like what I see.....the recipes have ingredients that I usually have on hand and don't need to run all over town looking for those "hard to find" ingredients. Thank you for your lovely website.

    3. How do we find the nutrition facts on these recipes, I'm looking for the skillet lasagna one

    4. Feel free to put your ingredients or the entire recipe into a nutritional facts calculator like this one.

    5. Every time I see your pictures and read the ingredients I want to go right to the kitchen and make them!!! Thanks for posting some wonderful recipes! Keep them coming!!! PLEAAAASSSSEEE! lol

  2. I also appreciate that the ingredients in your recipes are usually things that I already have! Thanks for sharing!


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