Beef and Tater Puff

Beef and Tater Puff

  • Prep: 30 min
  • Cook Time: 1 hr 15 min
  • Total: 1 hr 45 min
  • Serving: 6

Beef and Tater Puff is a new way to enjoy meat and potatoes.


  • 3/4 pound ground beef
  • 1/2 cup onion, chopped
  • 1, 8 ounce can tomato sauce
  • 3/4 teaspoon each: cinnamon, salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon each: nutmeg, pepper
  • 1 1/2 pounds hash brown potatoes
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/3 cup Parmesan cheese, grated
  • 3 tablespoons each: butter, flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 cups milk
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1/4 cup Parmesan cheese, grated


  1. Brown beef and onion in skillet. Stir in tomato sauce, cinnamon, salt, nutmeg, and pepper; set aside. In bowl combine hash brown potatoes, 2 eggs and 1/2 cup milk; sitr in 1/3 cup Parmesan. Spread half potato mixture evenly in bottom of 8 inch square baking pan. Spoon on ground beef mixture and top with remaining potato mixture.
  2. In saucepan melt butter; stir in flour and salt. Gradually blend in milk. heat to boiling, stirring constantly and continue to boil one minute. Add some of the hot mixture to beaten egg; then combine it with remaining milk mixture in pan. Stir in cheese. Spread hot sauce evenly over top of casserole.
  3. Bake at 350 degrees F for 50 to 60 minutes or until top is golden brown.


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