Ground Beef Wonder
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Using leftovers can sometimes result in a tasty new dish
Recipe type: Main
Serves: 4-6 Servings
  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • ½ Sweet onion, finely chopped
  • 1 Tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1½ Roma tomatoes, seeded and diced into small pieces
  • 1 Pound cooked ground beef
  • ¼ Cup Farfalle in Alfredo Sauce
  • 2½ Cups Mac and Cheese
  • ½ Cup sausage gravy
  • 1 Cup finely chopped spinach
  1. In a sauce pan on medium heat, add 1 tablespoon olive oil and ½ medium sweet onion, finely chopped. Let that saute for about a minute then add 1 tablespoon minced garlic. Saute 30 to 40 seconds and add 1½ Roma tomatoes (seeded and diced into small pieces) Saute 30 to 40 seconds and add one pound cooked ground beef. (Precook the ground beef and add just a bit of water to get all the flavors infused before pouring into the sauce pan.)
  2. Mix well, add ¼ cup Farfalle in Alfredo Sauce and cook 30-40 seconds. Mix well, add 2½ cups Mac and Cheese, cook 30 seconds. Add ½ cup sausage gravy. Let all ingredients incorporate and heat up all the way through. Taste for seasoning to see if you want to add anything else. Finish it off by adding 1 cup finely chopped spinach and stir well.
  3. Remove from heat and serve.
Recipe by The Surprised Gourmet at