Hearty Mince

Hearty Mince


"Mum's recipe! Absolutely delicious Australian hearty beef mince with noodles. Serve with garlic bread and a 1999 Shiraz."


1 h servings 381 cals
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Original recipe yields 6 servings



  • Calories:
  • 381 kcal
  • 19%
  • Fat:
  • 28.1 g
  • 43%
  • Carbs:
  • 16.3g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 16.2 g
  • 32%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 73 mg
  • 24%
  • Sodium:
  • 601 mg
  • 24%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Melt margarine in a large, heavy skillet over medium heat, and stir in the ground beef and onion. Cook until onion is tender and beef is evenly browned. Reduce heat to low.
  2. In a medium bowl, mix tomato juice, water, beef stock, Worcestershire sauce, celery salt, and pepper. Pour into the beef mixture.
  3. Stir pasta into the skillet. Cover, and simmer 25 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  4. Remove the mixture from heat, and stir in sour cream and sherry. Sprinkle with parsley to serve.
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  1. 69 Ratings


I made this last night but modified the recipe as follows: instead of tomato juice, I used diced tomatos with the juice; I did not use the sherry; I added 1 tsp basil and and 1 tsp oregano. I m...

My husband took one look and said, "Oh, we're having Hamburger Helper." Not what I want to hear when I've made something from scratch. Unfortunately, it tasted like Hamburger Helper too. The she...

Was looking for something to make when i was almost completely out of groceries. SO mine got made with 8oz of tomato paste and just the 1 cup of water needed to melt the bouillon cubes. I did ha...

This is a great tasting and easy weekday meal. I did use V8, and added in extra Worcestshire sauce, but I didn't use the sherry. I also eliminated the water and replaced it with more beef stoc...

This is a wonderful dish for a busy night and the whole family enjoys it. It was a bit watery, but still quite tasty. I am making it for the second time tonight and am going to go a little hea...

I love all the comments about Hamburger Helper. Where did you think Hamburger Helper came from? Serious generation gap thing here, lol! I can still hear my mother saying she wasn't going to p...

I had mixed reviews from the family. Husband was so-so, kids didn't like it, but I loved it! However, I found it to be very soupy. Maybe I did something wrong but I would probably cut out the wa...

This beef dish was absoulutly beutifull ,Loved it. "Would recommend to anybody"

My family liked this and I followed the recipe to a t. There was a little too much liquid so I would leave out a little water as others suggested. Was a fast and easy meal.