Ground Beef and Green Beans (Slow Cooker)

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Recently I was in the mood for something similar to my slow cooker beef and green beans recipe, but I had ground beef to use instead of a chuck roast.  I also didn’t want it to be as saucy, and since my husband was out of town, it was going to include mushrooms.

I used frozen green beans and canned tomatoes since that’s my best option this time of year, but fresh would probably work too. I loved the result, and served by itself it’s a great low-carb meal.  Feel free to serve it with rice or gluten free bread.

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Ground Beef and Green Beans (Slow Cooker)
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Recipe type: Main Dish
 
Ingredients
  • 2 pounds lean ground beef
  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 10 ounces frozen slender green beans
  • 8 ounces baby bella mushrooms
  • 2 15-ounce cans diced tomatoes, with juice
  • 1 teaspoon dried basil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • salt and pepper to taste
Instructions
  1. Sauté the ground beef and onion until the beef is no longer pink.
  2. Add the garlic and cook for 1 minute.
  3. Drain the beef mixture.
  4. Clean the mushrooms and remove the stems. Slice.
  5. Place all ingredients in the slow cooker and gently mix to combine.
  6. Cover and cook on low for 6 – 8 hours or high 3 – 4 hours.

 




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Comments

  1. Linda, that is a great slow cooker recipe :) I probably could very well just eat this on its own and enjoy it a lot.

  2. Michelle Hiltman says:

    This is awesome! I struggle with meals everyday. I have celiac decease & diabetes. Thank you!

  3. Just started gluten free for IBS and I have two young daughters and a meat and “potatoes”kind of husband. I’m dying to try your recipes because they look easy, inexpensive, and delicious. Many thanks!

  4. Definately making this tomorrow night!!! Will let ya know results!! Thanks gf!!

  5. Ella Smith says:

    Make a similar dish w/gold potatoes and ground beef w/only salt/pepper.

  6. Lois Bergmans says:

    I love your recipes. The ground beef and green beans is one of my favorites!

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