Ground Beef and Rice

Ground beef and rice makes a quick skillet meal. Just vary the seasonings to stir up variations. From Mexican to Italian to Indian curry, these easy recipes for ground beef and rice offer a sampling from around the world.

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Stuffed Grape Leaves

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You'll need a steamer basket to make this Greek recipe. The bite-size grape leaf rolls are filled with a mixture of ground beef, rice, and mint and steamed until fork tender. A lemon-dill dressing gives the appetizer just a hint of tang.

Saucy Ground Beef and Noodles: 30-Minute Meal

It's winter. We need hearty fare, like Saucy Ground Beef and Noodles, the kind of casserole that will leave everybody at the table with a warm glow after experiencing such a satisfying meal. But can you accomplish that without having to spend all day in the kitchen. Yes, because our Saucy Ground Beef and Noodles takes only 30 minutes from start to finish. And what do you get? Not some sling-it-on-the-table hash that nobody's going to like but a delicious crowd-pleasing casserole made with lean ground beef, onion and bell peppers, and a tomato-laden sauce or simple more

Saucy Ground Beef and Noodles: Dinner for $10

We all have them -- those quick-and-easy dinner recipes that are our go-to favorites for those nights when it seems like you just might need an air traffic controller to get everyone to land at the dinner table at the same time. Someone's got a meeting that ran late; your daughter's basketball game is in an hour -- oh, and weren't you supposed to pick up poster board for your son's history project? This Saucy Ground Beef and Noodles recipe is just the thing for night's like those.

Tex-Mex Meatballs and Rice


Baked meatballs served with a chunky tomato sauce with green chilies and rice.

Total: 35 mins

How to Make a Spanish Rice

Making your own rice is a great option if you are watching your sodium. Tomatoes, spices and veggies is all it takes to make this easy, healthy recipe.

Picadillo with Rice

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This ground beef recipe is a delightful mix of meat, tomatoes, olives, raisins, cinnamon and other spices. Here, it's served Cuban-style with rice.

Chili Rice

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A spicy jalapeno pepper heats up this classic chili recipe. The mild flavors of kidney beans and rice mellow the meal.

VELVEETA® 20 Minute Cheesy Chili 'N Rice Skillet


Browned ground beef, canned chili, tomatoes and instant rice are transformed into an easy, cheesy family-pleasing meal.

Total: 20 mins

Loaded Twice-Baked Potatoes with Broccoli, Cheese, and Ground Beef

Loaded twice-baked potatoes, studded with ground beef, crisp-tender broccoli, and scallions makes for a simple supper that the whole family will love.

Deep-Dish Mexican Meat Loaf Pie

Get out of your taco night rut with our simple recipe for savory Mexican pie. All you need to do is mix, layer, and bake to make this delicious meat loaf.

Deep-Dish Mexican Meat Loaf Pie

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How to Make Beef Enchiladas

Mix up your taco and burrito routine! Enchiladas are a classic Mexican dish, and everyone will love the savory filling, spicy sauce, and melted cheese??it's the ultimate casserole!

Meat & Veggie Stir-Fry

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Total: 20 mins

Beef Taco Rice Skillet

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Mexican skillet dinner ready in 30 minutes! Enjoy this cheesy ground beef, rice and vegetables dish made using Old El Paso® taco seasoning and Green Giant® frozen whole kernel corn.

Total: 30 mins

How to Make Mexican Rice

If you are looking for a spicy accompaniment to your next entr??e, mexican rice is the perfect recipe. If you want extra protein add in black beans to the recipe!

Hearty Beef Stew with Roasted Winter Vegetables

This hearty beef stew is good for you thanks to lean beef and lots of vegetables, yet it tastes just like traditional versions.

How to Make a Beefy Pasta Skillet

You will be able to whip up an easy family dinner anytime after learning how to make this beefy pasta skillet. This combination of beef, onion, tomato and cheese over pasta will soon be a favorite.

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