Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 40 mins

My husband's grandmother is famous for making this casserole. It is one of those hotdishes that Minnesota and North Dakota are known for. We enjoy it on cold winter evenings.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown hamburger in skillet.
  2. Boil noodles.
  3. Mix beef, noodles, mushrooms, olives, cheese, and salt together.
  4. Pour into a greased casserole dish.
  5. Mix soup and milk together.
  6. Pour on top of the casserole ingredients.
  7. Bake at 375 degrees for 40 minutes total.
  8. After about 25 minutes sprinkle the casserole with one cup of chow mein noodles.
  9. Put back in oven to brown the noodles for the last 15 minutes.
Most Helpful

5 5

The kids loved this! Well we all did!! Thank you so much for something different to add to my menus!

4 5

This was quite good but I used cheddar instead of Velveeta and canned onion rings instead of chow mein noodles. The onion rings added a delicious touch.