Normally, this is the stuff I have nightmares about, but there's something about salisbury steak that I just love. Maybe it was all those lunches in the gradeschool cafeteria...
- 3 lbs ground sirloin
- 3⁄4 cup seeded diced tomato
- 6 tablespoons egg whites, lightly beaten
- 1⁄4 cup onion, finely diced
- 1 tablespoon coarse sea salt
- 1 1⁄2 teaspoons fresh coarse ground black pepper
- 2 tablespoons light margarine
- 1 cup thinly sliced mushroom
- 2 tablespoons whole wheat flour
- 1 cup vegetarian beef broth
- 2 tablespoons dry red wine
- 2 teaspoons tamari soy sauce
- fresh coarse ground black pepper
- Preheat oven to 300°F.
- Spray shallow baking dish with non-stick cooking spray.
- In large bowl, combine ground beef, tomato, eggs, onion, salt, and pepper. Mix well. Shape into eight 4-inch round patties & place in baking pan.
- Bake 30 minutes or to desired doneness.
- While steaks are baking, melt margarine in medium saucepan over medium heat.
- Add mushrooms and sauté 5-8 minutes until browned.
- Stir in flour to form pasty mixture. Cook 2 minutes, stirring constantly.
- Stir in broth, wine, soy sauce, and pepper. Simmer over medium heat 5-7 minutes, stirring constantly.
- Pour over fully cooked salisbury steaks and serve.