Ground beef is one of the most versatile ingredients to have in your kitchen! Here are 37 Ground Beef Dinner Ideas to turn that humble pound of beef into the most delicious home cooking. From meaty casseroles to beef tacos, cozy chilis to hearty pies, shake up your dinner routine with these easy and inventive beef recipes!
Wondering what to make for dinner? Craving something hearty and filling? That’s your cue to take out that pound of ground beef sitting in your freezer, or run to the nearest meat locker. Ground beef is one of the most popular meats out there, for good reason! What makes ground beef so great? Here are just some of the reasons we love it:
- It’s super tasty. Ground beef has just the right amount of fat that renders when cooked, making it absolutely delicious! Ground beef adds loads of flavor (not to mention moist, juicy texture) to any dish.
- It’s versatile. Tacos, meat sauces, chilis, casseroles – you name it. Browned ground beef is a leading ingredient in all kinds of meals.
- It’s good for you. Beef is an affordable source of protein that’s rich in minerals and vitamins.
- It’s an easy keeper. Ground beef is one of the easiest ingredients to buy in bulk and freeze for the long term. This means easy defrosting to use in all your favorite beef recipes, any time!
Below are 37 creative and delicious ways to use ground beef, that you can make for dinner tonight!
Smoky Avocado Burger with Pineapple Pepper Relish
It wouldn’t be a ground beef round-up without a juicy homemade hamburger recipe! This is a fully-loaded burger recipe topped with avocado seasoned with smoky spices, plus a homemade spicy mayo and pineapple pepper relish.
Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza Rolls
Bacon, cheeseburger… and pizza? All in one?? Excuse me while I die and go to heaven. This easy, flavor-packed pizza roll recipe is a triple threat of deliciousness, loading everyone’s fast food favorites into one wholesome homemade appetizer.
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