And that’s with 25 minutes of cooking time during which you can set the table, read the mail, open a bottle of wine or beer … or do all three. How about this Green Bean, Tomato and Chickpea Salad? Stir in 1/2 teaspoon of the salt, pepper, corn and soup. Taste and adjust seasonings if necessary. Brown hamburger and drain. There's no need to add oil, and you can start with the skillet cold. And this Chicken, Tomatoes and Cannellini Beans substitutes beans for pasta with delicious and nutritious results. I tend more to salads and lighter dishes in the summer, but there are always cooler days when comfort food like this is most welcome. Click Welcome! Cover the pan and bring to a boil. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! I am not responsible for any mishaps you incur as a result of the information on this blog, such as injuries (cuts, burns, etc. Drain. In medium saucepan, bring water, butter and remaining 1/4 teaspoon of salt to a rolling boil. Then reduce the heat to a simmer and cook for 25 minutes, checking a couple of times to make sure it’s not sticking to the pan. Add your email address and we'll send new posts right to your inbox! About the hamburger … I’ve learned that not all lean ground beef is the same. It doesn't have to be completely cooked at this stage, as it will continue to cook. A few years ago I noticed that my version of this hamburger skillet dinner was one of the most-viewed recipes on the blog. Add salt, pepper and garlic powder to taste. Use your judgment! ❧ modern twists on classics Your favourite brand would have all the seasonings that you like already incorporated. That tomato paste in a tube is the handiest thing ever, Suzanne! Ron and I both loved it! Check a potato cube for doneness — ideally they’ll be cooked through but not soft, but really, it’s how you like your potatoes that counts! Put into oven and bake at 350°F for half an hour or until potatoes are tender. You may not use the photos or text on this site without permission from me. Transfer half of potatoes to bottom of 11-inch by 9-inch aluminum pan or © Marlene Cornelis/Urban Cottage Through the Kitchen Window 2011–2020, Hamburger, Potato & Tomato Skillet Dinner. No peeling of the potatoes — just buy the cleanest ones you can find and give them a quick scrub. Spoon into ungreased 1 1/2 quart casserole. It’s all about tweaking a recipe so it works for you! Absolutely! Urban Cottage Life is a friendly place, but there are some disclaimers and rules. Heat oven to 350 degrees F. In a large skillet, cook ground beef and onion until beef is thoroughly cooked; stirring frequently. This Hamburger, Potato & Tomato Skillet Dinner is so satisfying … it’s comfort food that takes me back to my childhood and the days when my kids were little. Cover with tomatoes. Looking for another easy dinner but one that’s meatless? Cooking time is reduced by up to 15 minutes or so. Cooking can be a risky business, so please educate yourself on safe techniques and practices. A few years ago, though, I came up with a meal based on a similar idea, but entirely from scratch. I’m a home cook and recipe development enthusiast. 2 pounds uncooked extra lean ground beef or ground round (90% lean) 4 pounds potatoes, peeled and sliced 1/4 inch thick; 1 large onion, sliced If you’re looking for a quick, one-pan meal idea for hamburger, there’s no need to turn to a box on the shelf. Add the potatoes and water and stir again. Use a heat proof spatula to break up the meat, and move it around from time to time until it's browned. Ingredients. We keep your email address confidential. I mean really, who ever uses up leftovers from those little cans? Ingredients: 4  (onions .. potatoes .. tomatoes ...), Ingredients: 4  (hamburg .. onions .. potatoes .. tomatoes), Ingredients: 10  (beef .. cheese .. onions .. oregano .. salt .. tomatoes ...), Ingredients: 5  (beans .. beef .. cheese .. potatoes .. sauce), Ingredients: 5  (beans .. cheese .. potatoes .. soup ...), Ingredients: 6  (beef .. carrots .. onion .. potatoes .. soup ...), Ingredients: 10  (cheese .. flour .. liquid .. onion .. raw .. salt ...), Ingredients: 10  (cheese .. flour .. onion .. potatoes .. salt .. sauce ...), Brown and drain ground beef. You can squeeze out the amount you need, recap and pop into the fridge until next time. Quick and easy…that is what summer is all about. Tomato Hamburger Casserole. You’ve just made my day! And there you go, dinner is ready! That is a super dish and the tube of tomato paste will be looking for that…. Add the onion and garlic, and stir for a couple of minutes, until the onions start to turn translucent. Now add the tomato paste, along with the basil, oregano, pepper and salt and and cook, stirring, for a minute or so (this mellows that harsh rawness). If you’d rather focus more in the kitchen, no problem — just cut up the onions, garlic and potatoes and then move on to cooking the hamburger. When my kids were young, I used to buy that packaged dish that you add to a base of browned hamburger — you know the one! When I buy it from my favourite market it’s not necessary to drain off any fat. Feel free to share my recipes by way of links, ensuring credit to Marlene Cornelis or Urban Cottage I do my best to make sure the recipes I present are accurate, but typos and mistakes can happen. The whole thing is ready now in about 45 minutes, including prep time. […] Hamburger, Tomato and Potato Skillet Dinner […]. It’s faster, easier and has much better photographs (like the one […]. by … I’m lazy and the other half is picky. Its quick and easy with ingredients that are always in my kitchen. I love hearing that people enjoy my recipes. happen in the kitchen), food safety issues or ingredient costs if a recipe fails. ... Crock Pot Hamburger 'n Potato Casserole. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Bake in … Thanks for stopping by, Angela. Learn how your comment data is processed. Drain fat then set aside. A tip: buy tubes of tomato paste (yes, like toothpaste!). Tips to Make the Perfect Hamburger Casserole! to learn more. First published 2017 05 29Updated 2019 09 07Republished 2020 09 10, […] An updated version of this recipe is now on the blog, here. . Add the onion and garlic, and stir for a couple of minutes, until the onions start to turn translucent. Here are the improvements that make this popular recipe even better now. Recipe by Upsidedown Again. In roaster layer meat and potatoes. ❧ scratch cooking So, I took another look at the recipe and found a few ways to make it even easier and even faster. If you don’t have four people around your table, it’s the kind of dish that refrigerates well for a day or two and tastes even better reheated. I’m not trained as a chef, nutritionist, dietician, or food storage expert and the information I provide here does not constitute professional advice. Add salt, pepper ... with tomatoes. If you have pasta on your mind, Pasta with Garlic, Red Chili & Lime is the most popular recipe on the site right now. Prepared this dish last week for dinner. I recently made this with hamburger from a different source, and it definitely was too fatty. Place the hamburger in a large skillet with high sides (mine is 10 inches in diameter and about 3 inches deep), over fairly high heat. We all need a few super-quick and -easy, family-approved dinners for those days when you have to get dinner on the table in a hurry without a lot of fuss. Yes, even empty-nester food bloggers! © Marlene Cornelis/Urban Cottage Life 2017 – 2019, Hamburger Skillet Dinner with Potatoes & Tomatoes – Urban Cottage Life, 7 Fast, Easy, Family-Friendly Meals | Urban Cottage Life, Top Three Recipes of 2019 | Urban Cottage Life. Urban Cottage Life (formerly Life Through the Kitchen Window) is protected by copyright and all rights are reserved. Where I live, the kids are heading back to school next week, and this is definitely the time to have an easy solution for dinner in your recipe collection.