Sophie's Hamburger Casserole

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

An easy to prepare casserole that is a favorite. I got this recipe from an elderly relative who literally created it by adding what she had available at the time to feed a family of 8 on a small budget.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb hamburger
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 12 cups small macaroni noodles, cooked and drained
  • 12-1 teaspoon garlic salt
  • 1 (10 3/4 ounce) can tomato soup
  • salt and pepper
  • 1 teaspoon brown sugar
  • 3 slices American cheese


  1. Fry hamburger and onions until brown.
  2. Mix into the hamburger and onions: macaroni,garlic salt and tomato soup.
  3. Salt and pepper.
  4. Add brown sugar.
  5. Mix altogether and pour into 9x13 baking dish.
  6. Cover with American Cheese and bake 1/2 hour at 350 degrees.
Most Helpful

5 5

This was so easy to put together. I was really trying to stretch the meal so I doubled the macaroni and added another can of soup. Filled my guys up and I had just a small bowl left for lunch today. Thanks so much for the recipe.