My children enjoy topping these with ketchup—they say it's like having hamburgers and fries without the buns!—Wanda Kaney, Williston, South Carolina
Total TimePrep: 15 min. Bake: 30 min.
- 1 pound ground beef
- 1 large egg
- 1/4 cup whole milk
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon prepared mustard
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1 cup dry bread crumbs
- 1/2 cup chopped onion
- 1 package (16 ounces) frozen shoestring potatoes
- Ketchup, optional
- Combine first eight ingredients in a large bowl; mix well. Set aside. Place half of the potatoes in the bottom of a greased 8-in. square baking dish. Spread meat mixture evenly over potatoes. Firmly pat the remaining potatoes on top. Bake, uncovered, at 400 ° for 30 minutes or until the meat is cooked and the potatoes are lightly browned. Cut into squares. Serve with ketchup if desired.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 327 calories, 13g fat (5g saturated fat), 74mg cholesterol, 642mg sodium, 35g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 3g fiber), 19g protein.
Originally published as Meat-and-Potato Squares in Country Ground Beef