poor mans strogonoff

Poor Mans Strogonoff Recipe

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Diane Eldridge


hubby had been havin heartburn alot so we wanted to get away from tomatoes in so many meals i came up with this

this is a tip i got while workin in group homes bout 20 yrs ago i'm sure it still works today..buy more fat ground beef[like ground chuck] cook til no pink left put in drainer first drain well then rinse in hot tap water [add some spices here like onion powdwe or garlic powder,thyme drain well again at first it tasted kindda bland but have learned to use spices to flavor it that is what i did here


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15 Min
25 Min


  • 1/2 box
    [1 pound] yur fav pasta, cooked well
  • 1 lb
    ground chuck... see notes...or can use ground turkey
  • 1 tsp
    garlic powder,onion powder,fresh ground pepper,soul seasoning
  • 1 can(s)
    cream of mushroom soup, undiluted
  • 1 can(s)
    sliced mushrooms
  • 8 oz
    light sour cream
  • ·
    handful fresh chives,snipped

How to Make poor mans strogonoff


  1. cook posta by box direction drain well
  2. in lg fry pan cook ground beef drain well once it is done rinse well drain again return to fry pain add spices[in amounts u like]
  3. add mushroom soup stir well simmer bout 10 min
  4. add mushrooms and sour cream heat til hot but do not boil.... add pasta stir well
  5. snip chives on top serve and enjoy

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Course/Dish: Beef, Turkey, Pasta

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