This mellow curry of minced beef has just a hint of chilli, so it's ideal for children who like to be a little adventurous with their food. Serve with steamed basmati rice and warm naan bread.
As the name suggests, this has a messy appearance—a Bolognese mixture served between wholemeal rolls—but it's a recipe all the family will love, and the filling can be prepared ahead or frozen. Lean minced chicken is listed here as a healthy alternative to minced beef, but you could use either.
This is a lower-fat version of a pasta classic, a full-flavoured meat sauce tossed with strands of spaghetti and served with Parmesan cheese.
Sweet capsicums and warm spices flavour this dish, made with chicken mince rather than the traditional beef for a lower fat content, and served on spaghetti to boost the carbohydrate value.
This is a real crowd pleaser, quick, easy and economical to make. Great for a weeknight winter's dinner. Recipe can be substituted with chicken or pork mince instead of beef.
This is an easy and extremely tasty mince recipe that uses onion, tomato and gravy powder for flavour.
Sausage mince is fried with sauces and sultanas then served with hot rice and a fresh banana. Simple and delicious.
This tasty mince goes well in tortillas and tacos, with pasta or on hamburger buns. Use it in enchiladas or chimichangas! The ingredients are always in my pantry and kids love this with grated cheese.
A very rich pasta sauce. This sauce is best prepared in the afternoon (around 2-3pm) then left on simmer for a couple of hours until dinner time. Serve with your choice of pasta.
Nothing is quite as hearty as a bowl of tingling-hot chilli con carne made with prime minced beef, cooked with kidney beans and served with tortillas in the easy Mexican style.
Hearty eggplant soup made with beef mince and vegetables.
Rich bolognaise sauce made using pork and beef mince with a hint of chilli:-) Great for freezing into portion sizes for quick midweek meals.
A hearty, beefy, saucy spaghetti bolognese. The bacon and red wine are the critical ingredients that make this good bolognese awesome bolognese.
This is a cheap and easy favourite - mince cooked with onion, carrots and Gravox then served on mashed potatoes. This serves 2-3 people.
Mussels are stuffed with flavoursome beef mince cooked with garlic, parsley and parmesan before being simmered in a tomato based sauce.
This is an easy one pot dish from Korea known as 'Suntofu Chigae'. Beef mince and silken tofu are cooked with red chilli powder and garlic before an egg being added just before serving.
In this recipe minced beef and potatoes are first stir fried and then added to a simmering pot of seasonings. Serve with white rice.
Kids love my end of the week too busy for anything else mince and tinned spaghetti dish. Sometimes we will pick up some chips to go with it.
An old family stand-by this is quick, cheap and easy to make. Mince and onion is fried then combined with tinned tomato soup and cooked macaroni.
This is a recipe for a hearty beef and bean chilli stew. It is packed with spices and is fragrant and delicious.