Biscuit-Topped Italian Casserole Recipe
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Biscuit-Topped Italian Casserole Recipe

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A saucy beef and vegetable mixture is topped with herb biscuits to create a mouthwatering one-dish dinner.—Kathy Ravis, Vermilion, Ohio
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Bake: 25 min.
MAKES:6-8 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. Bake: 25 min.
MAKES: 6-8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground turkey or beef
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  • 1 can (8 ounces) tomato sauce
  • 3/4 cup water
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 package (10 ounces) frozen mixed vegetables
  • 2 cups (8 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese, divided
  • 1 tube (12 ounces) refrigerated buttermilk biscuits
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 354 calories, 17 g fat (10 g saturated fat), 71 mg cholesterol, 718 mg sodium, 27 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 22 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a large skillet, cook beef over medium heat until no longer pink; drain. Stir in the tomato sauce, water and pepper. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15 minutes. Remove from the heat. Stir in vegetables and 1-1/2 cups cheese. Transfer to a greased 13-in. x 9-in. baking dish.
  2. Split each biscuit in half. Arrange biscuits around edge of dish, overlapping slightly; brush with butter and sprinkle with oregano. Sprinkle remaining cheese over the meat mixture. Bake, uncovered, at 375° for 25-30 minutes or until the biscuits are golden brown. Yield: 6-8 servings.
Originally published as Biscuit-Topped Italian Casserole in Casserole Cookbook 2001, p54

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 354 calories, 17 g fat (10 g saturated fat), 71 mg cholesterol, 718 mg sodium, 27 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 22 g protein.

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Reviewed Dec. 30, 2009

It was very easy to make however, I feel it didn't have a lot of flavor it seemed to lack something. I am not sure what I will try next time to add more flavor, but will make it again.

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