Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep 20 mins
Cook 1 hr

Grandma called it a "bowl of S**T" because it isn't exactly visually appealing. It was a staple because it was cheap, easy, made a lot of food and a comfort food. I don't really know how much milk to use...so I will just put in an amount...sorry...I don't always measure out everything i cook!? For potatoes/onions/carrots, that's kind of a personal thing. Depends on what you like most.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 lb ground beef
  • 1 (15 ounce) can cream of mushroom soup
  • 1 (15 ounce) can cream of chicken soup
  • 1 (15 ounce) can cream of celery soup
  • 12 small onion, chopped
  • 5 -6 potatoes, cubed
  • 5 -6 carrots, sliced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 14 cup milk

Directions

  1. brown beef and drain.
  2. mix all ingredients into baking dish & cook on 350 til soft potatoes/carrots (1 hour?).
  3. To speed up cooking time, do smaller cubes of potatoes -- or try doing a quick nuke in the microwave before going into the mix.
  4. I think mom always baked it in a large oven-safe pot or casserole-type dish.
Most Helpful

This was really good, the only changes I made to the recipe is I used 99% Fat Free soups, which helped me to get rid of a lot of fat, plus I added a little garlic salt, it is a staple in my cooking, and added a little fat free cheese to up the protein. This was delicious. Will be making again.

Jacqueline in KY October 07, 2011