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Poor Man's Pie Recipe
  • READY IN 45 mins

Poor Man's Pie

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"This is an awesome recipe that I got from my coworker. It can be modified in many ways, including for the slow cooker. It's a simple meal of things you often already have on hand that really sticks to the bones, and it can also be a fun way to use up some leftovers."

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Original recipe makes 8 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    35 mins
  • READY IN

    45 mins

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Cook and stir ground beef in a large skillet over medium heat until browned and crumbly, about 10 minutes; season with salt, black pepper, garlic powder, and onion powder. Drain excess grease. Stir cream of mushroom soup and green beans into ground beef and bring to a simmer.
  3. Spread ground beef mixture into a 9x13-inch casserole dish. Spread mashed potatoes evenly over ground beef mixture. Sprinkle Cheddar cheese over the top.
  4. Bake in the preheated oven until heated through, about 20 minutes.
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Jan 22, 2013

I loved this recipe! This was a quick way to use left over mashed potatoes. My picky kids even cleared their plates!

 
Apr 08, 2014

It's nothing fancy, but it is tasty! My husband and 5-year-old son kept taking more helpings until it was gone. My 1-year-old daughter loved it too! My 3-year-old son is another story.... I don't care for cream of mushroom, so used cream of celery instead. I also used frozen corn and green beans (mostly thawed in the microwave) instead of canned. Thanks for the recipe to use up extra mashed potatoes!

 

11 Ratings

Mar 06, 2013

great comfy food for a cold night. I did add frozen corn to the beef and also put cavenders greek seasoning to the beef. Used half velvetta also! Delicious........

 
Sep 24, 2014

This is a great recipe with or with out additions. I took a photo, I thought it needed a visual to go along with a simple yet tasty recipe. For the photo used I used one 12 oz. bag of frozen peas and carrots along with some home grown corn that I had cut the kernels off the cob and made the recipe as directed by the poster. If you are on a budget this a great dinner option, most will find they have all ingredients on hand.

 
Feb 15, 2015

I love using this recipe. It is so versatile and allows for many interpretations. I am using it again on this really snowy day!

 
Oct 27, 2014

I thought this recipe was very good. Doubled recipe added corn, and carrot's. We will have this again.

 
Feb 11, 2014

It was easy to prepare and make and I had everything on hand,instead of using salt and pepper,I splashed some soy sauce while the mixture of meat and vegetables were being cooked in the skillet,my husband who is a very picky eater asked for seconds and wants me to make this again,thank you for sharing this awesome recipe.

 
Jan 20, 2014

I love this recipe and my whole family loved it too. I will be making this often.

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 372 kcal
  • 19%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 29 g
  • 9%
  • Cholesterol
  • 67 mg
  • 22%
  • Fat
  • 19.1 g
  • 29%
  • Fiber
  • 3.5 g
  • 14%
  • Protein
  • 20.5 g
  • 41%
  • Sodium
  • 1022 mg
  • 41%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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