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Party Beef Casserole Recipe

Party Beef Casserole Recipe

Round steak is economical and delicious. That's why I was thrilled to find the recipe for this comforting meal-in-one casserole. With a salad and rolls, it's an inexpensive, hearty dinner. -Kelly Hardgrave, Hartman, Arkansas
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 30 min. Bake: 1-3/4 hours YIELD:6-8 servings


  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 pounds beef top round steak, cut into 1/2-inch cubes
  • 2 tablespoons canola oil
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup beef broth
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 tablespoon dried minced onion
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed
  • 2 cups sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 2 cups frozen peas, thawed
  • 3 cups mashed potatoes (with added milk and butter)
  • 1 tablespoon butter, melted
  • Paprika


  • 1. In a large resealable plastic bag, combine the flour, salt and pepper; add beef in batches; shake to coat. In a large skillet, cook beef over medium heat in oil until meat is no longer pink. Place beef and drippings in a greased shallow 2-1/2-qt. baking dish.
  • 2. In the same skillet, add the water, broth, garlic, onion, thyme and rosemary; bring to a boil. Simmer, uncovered, for 5 minutes; stir in mushrooms. Pour over meat; stir to coat.
  • 3. Cover and bake at 350° for 1-1/2 to 1-3/4 hours or until beef is tender. Sprinkle peas over meat. Spread potatoes evenly over top. Brush with butter; sprinkle with paprika. Cover and bake 15-20 minutes longer. Yield: 6-8 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 each: 314 calories, 12g fat (5g saturated fat), 77mg cholesterol, 666mg sodium, 22g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 4g fiber), 30g protein

Reviews for Party Beef Casserole

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Reviewed Sep. 2, 2014

"Very good. I liked the steak instead of the traditional ground beef you would find in a shepard's pie."

Reviewed Mar. 21, 2012

"Meat mixture was a little runny but I sprinkled flour on and mixed it in before I put the potatoes on top. Turned out great!"

Reviewed Mar. 12, 2012

"I have been making this recipe for over 10 yrs. Everytime I make it, it is a big hit & GONE!"

Reviewed Dec. 21, 2011

"Has anyone made this with leftover Thanksgiving mashed potatoes?"

Reviewed Jun. 12, 2011

"This needed salt and the bottom meat portion ended up a little runny. Love the mushroom and pea combination."

Reviewed Feb. 22, 2011

"This recipe was excellent! It is now my favorite way to prepare round steak."

Reviewed Oct. 28, 2010

"This is our family favorite. I sometimes use corn instead. I always make a double batch so we can have leftovers the next day. Easily reheated."

Reviewed Oct. 19, 2010

"sometimes I use mixed vegies to make it more colorful!"

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Wine Pairings

Medium-Bodied Red Wine

Enjoy this recipe with a medium-bodied red wine such as Chianti, Sangiovese, Malbec or Zinfandel.