This collection of ground beef recipes is amazing! From meatloaf to tacos and everything in between, these are the best easy ground beef recipes.
When I’m lacking on inspiration for dinner, meals with ground beef are my go-to. I almost always have a pound of ground beef in the refrigerator or freezer, and there are SO many options.
Ground beef is inexpensive, can be low fat (just buy lower fat content) and cooks fast. It is versatile and totally underused unless you are making burgers or even smash burgers. Whether you serve it over mashed potatoes or in another easy weeknight dinner, it is sure to be a crowd pleaser.
These amazing ground beef recipes have everything you could want, including meat loaf, tacos, sloppy joes, taco salad, swedish meatballs, hearty soup and chili. Is your mouth watering yet? Because I know mine is!
First questions usually is what is ground beef made of? Ground beef is typically ground sirloin is chuck roast. It is often trimmings from other cuts of beef. Like so many meats, if ranges in fat content and also quality. Make sure you are browning it correctly and also check out our new book Beef It Up! (aff)
And if lean ground beef isn’t your thing, you can substitute ground turkey in most, if not all, of these recipes too. Sure to please the entire family.
Grab that package of ground beef from the refrigerator and discover your new family favorite classic dish. Think beyond ground beef tacos for Tacos Tuesday and add some new easy recipes to your recipe box.
Popular Ingredients for Best Ground Beef Recipes
While this list isn’t completely inclusive, it’s a great place to get started making a delicious meal. Most can be found at your local grocery store if you don’t already have them on hand.
- Refried beans
- Worcestershire sauce
- Sour cream
- Soy sauce
- Brown sugar
- Chili powder
- Cream of mushroom soup
- White rice