Category Archive: Beef

Polenta Tamale Pie

Polenta Tamale Pie

This dish has plenty of good things to enjoy. Gooey cheese melted over the top of  a well seasoned ground beef and black bean enchilada filling which is layered over a bed of polenta cubes. Leftovers if you have any, reheat beautifully. This is going to become one of your favorite go to recipes when you need something …

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Classic Beef Pot Roast

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 For the past few weeks hubby Tom has been enjoying cooking in his Grandmother’s old cast iron dutch oven. I am thrilled that he has been taking an interest in cooking on the weekends. As much as I enjoy cooking myself, having someone cook for me is at the top of my list of pleasures! …

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Split Pea Beef & Barley Soup

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Split pea soup is one of my favorite Fall and Winter soups. I had never seen chunks of beef or barley included in a split peas soup recipe so I had to try this one. I couldn’t find dried baby Lima beans so I went with regular Lima beans. It is a nice thick, rich, pea soup enhanced with the …

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Beef and Bean Chili – Slow Cooker

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The slow cooker / crock pot is perfect for making chili, that slow cooking allows all of the flavors to develop and once you put that lid on, your work is done! I love that. Of course remember that recipes are just a starting point. Use the ingredients you have on hand. If you don’t have …

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Superfast Salisbury Steak

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This has to be the easiest dish to prepare. It makes a delicious gravy and the flavor is even better the second day. Superfast Salisbury Steak 1 1/2 pounds ground beef , extra lean 1/3 cup dry breadcrumbs Progresso Italian Style 2 large egg whites 3/4 cup finely chopped onion 2 garlic cloves,minced 1 teaspoon …

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