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Homemade Hamburger Helper

4.92 from 59 votes
This is the best Homemade Hamburger Helper recipe. Easy, healthy and delicious - this is a quick meal your family will love!
WW Freestyle Points 15
Prep Time : 5 minutes
Cook Time : 25 minutes
Total Time : 30 minutes
Serves : 4 2 cup servings
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  • Heat a pan over medium high heat. Spray the pan with cooking spray.
  • Brown ground beef and onion in the pan until cooked through- about 10 minutes.
  • Add in the seasonings, Worcestershire sauce, raw uncooked pasta, broth, tomato paste and water. Stir, cover and bring to a boil.
  • Once boiling, remove cover and reduce to a simmer, stirring occasionally for 12-14 minutes or until pasta is done and liquid is reduced by 3/4.
  • Move the pan off the heat and add in shredded cheese.
  • Stir until combined, taste for salt and pepper and add more as desired.


Nutrition Facts

Nutrition Facts
Homemade Hamburger Helper
Amount Per Serving (2 cups pasta & beef)
Calories 507 Calories from Fat 189
% Daily Value*
Fat 21g32%
Saturated Fat 11g69%
Trans Fat 1g
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 8g
Cholesterol 103mg34%
Sodium 459mg20%
Potassium 566mg16%
Carbohydrates 36g12%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 3g3%
Protein 40g80%
Vitamin A 317IU6%
Vitamin C 2mg2%
Calcium 235mg24%
Iron 4mg22%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. This is an estimate and can vary pending your ingredients
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