hamburger helper
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Homemade Hamburger Helper

Prep Time1 min
Cook Time20 mins
Total Time21 mins

Ingredients

  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 onion finely chopped
  • 1 15 oz can tomato sauce
  • 1 1/2 cups milk
  • 1 1/2 cups Beef stock
  • 2 cups Elbow pasta
  • 2 cups sharp cheddar cheese shredded
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 teaspoon dried parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon Cayenne pepper
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder

Instructions

  • Heat a large skillet over medium heat. Brown the ground beef. Drain the beef, if there is liquid, then add seasonings. Add the onion, and cook until translucent.
  • Stir in tomato sauce, milk, beef stock. Mix, then add elbow pasta. Bring to a boil, cover, and reduce heat to a simmer. Cook for 10 minutes, or until pasta is tender.
  • Stir in cheddar cheese until melted.