Beef is a classic ingredient that’s always a hit! If you’re looking for an easy one pot meal that’s sure to please, try this delicious beef and rice dish. This dish is made with a simple combination of beef, rice, vegetables, and seasonings that come together in one pot for a flavorful and filling meal.
What You’ll Need For This One Pot Meal:
1 lb ground beef
1 cup long grain white rice
1 cup diced carrots
1 cup diced celery
1 small onion, diced
1 can diced tomatoes
2 cups beef broth
1 teaspoon garlic powder
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon oregano
1 teaspoon paprika
The Cook Details:
- Heat a large skillet over medium heat and add the ground beef. Cook until the beef is browned, breaking it up with a wooden spoon.
- Add the carrots, celery, and onion to the skillet and cook until the vegetables are soft.
- Add the rice, tomatoes, beef broth, garlic powder, onion powder, oregano, and paprika to the skillet and stir to combine.
- Bring the mixture to a boil, then reduce the heat to low and cover the skillet. Simmer for 15-20 minutes, or until the rice is cooked through and the liquid has been absorbed.
- Serve the beef and rice with your favorite garnishes. Popular garnishes include shredded cheese, diced avocado, sour cream, and fresh herbs.
To add some spice to this dish, you can add a pinch of cayenne pepper or red pepper flakes to the skillet when you add the seasonings. This will give the dish a nice kick of heat without overpowering the flavor. Try out a smoky mezcal margarita to accompany your simple dinner.