Making a hearty meal for the entire family can be tricky at times, but as long as you have the basic ingredients, you can whip one up right away. The not-so-fun part is making sure everyone would enjoy it including your children. How about pulling up some good ol’ kid friendly ground beef recipes?
If you have some ground beef in your fridge, you can make a lot of recipes, ranging from easy to complex ones. Here are a few of our favorite recipes that you can prepare. You probably have most of the ingredients in your pantry already.
Quick Spicy Chili
This ground beef green chili recipe is super easy.
It just requires beef, beer, and chipotle. A great tasting simple meal, perfect for cold winter nights. Learn how to make this dish here.
Moroccan Meatball Soup
Everyone knows that burger meat is the perfect warm weather meat.
But did you know about this recipe? It’s filling, served warm, and will keep you nice and toasty on even the chilliest or breeziest of days. Get the recipe here.
We bet at least one orange cartoon cat would love this recipe.
But all jokes aside, it’s the perfect choice if you’re craving lasagna and meatloaf and can’t decide on just one.
Make sure to use lean meat because that’s the best ground beef for lasagna. Just look at how tasty that cheese top layer looks! Learn how to make it here.
Mashed Potato Beef Pie
We love mashed potatoes, and beef and pies are always fun.
This is one of our favorite 3 ingredient ground beef recipes because it’s a combination of our three favorite things.
All you need is a springform pan. Make a bowl of mashed potatoes inside the pan, fill it with ground beef, cheese, and your choice of additions, then throw it in. Get all the details on this recipe here.
They don’t call these nachos “Super” for nothing.
Just look at this fully loaded creation! This dish is a whole meal topped with lots of ground beef. Get the recipe here.
Garlic Cauliflower Meatloaf Braid
If you love garlic, then this recipe has everything you could want.
It’s got garlic, cheese, meat, and an amazing flaky crust. You can’t go wrong with serving this. You can find the recipe here.
Ground Beef Molehill
Looking for more ground beef and potato recipes? How about this ground beef molehill.
It’s a reversed mashed potato beef pie that is like a seasoned meatloaf stuffed with mashed potatoes, bacon, and cheese. Breadcrumbs and veggies give it a tasty crunch as a covering. You’ll find the details on this dish here.
Kid friendly ground beef recipes: Meatball Wrapped Spaghetti
Have you been looking for a new way to prep spaghetti? Then try this fun and simple recipe. It’s a fun way to get creative with Sunday’s pasta dinner.
It all boils down to how to season ground beef for spaghetti. Then you just wrap seasoned ground beef around a bunch of dry spaghetti.
Then cook it in a casserole dish with tomato sauce and cheese. Find the recipe here.
All of these, including some kid friendly ground beef recipes, would go well in a family dinner or a Saturday night grub with family and friends in front of the TV. Remember that good food pairs well with great company. Bon appetit!