Fast Beef and Rice
Total TimePrep: 5 min. Cook: 35 min.
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1 package (6.8 ounces) beef-flavored rice and vermicelli mix
- 2 tablespoons butter or margarine
- 2-1/2 cups water
- In a skillet, cook beef over medium heat until no longer pink; drain and set aside. In the same skillet, brown the rice mix in butter. Add water and contents of seasoning packet; mix well. Stir in beef. Cover and simmer for 15 minutes or until rice is tender.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 389 calories, 17g fat (8g saturated fat), 71mg cholesterol, 837mg sodium, 35g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 25g protein.
Sep 10, 2013
This was great!
Jul 9, 2013
This is a great recipe because it is simple, quick and delicious! It's adaptable too for what one has on hand. I didn't have the beef rice so I added an envelope of Lipton Beef & Onion Soup mix to the cooking water for instant white rice. And a dash of Worchestershire sauce for a little extra flavor! This is a good recipe to keep on hand for nights when you nneed a quick, easy dinner.
Jul 29, 2010
I do something very similar to this, I use stew meat and I have no leftovers. I usually cut up a roast myself to help cut costs.