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This one-"pot" kid-friendly dinner will easily become a family favorite. And great news: It takes under 25 minutes from start to finish.
uncooked lean ground beef1 pound(s)
table salt½ tsp
black pepper¼ tsp
dry potato flakes1 cup(s)
fat free creamer¾ cup(s), such as fat-free 1/2 and 1/2
frozen mixed vegetables10 oz
WeightWatchers Reduced Fat Mexican style blend shredded cheese½ cup(s)
- Preheat oven to 450°F. Pat beef into a 9-inch pie plate and sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon each salt and pepper. Cook until beef browns, about 8 minutes, and remove from oven; set aside and preheat broiler.
- Meanwhile, combine potatoes and half and half in a microwavable bowl. Cover with plastic wrap and turn back a corner of plastic to allow steam to escape. Microwave until hot, about 1 to 2 minutes; whisk with a fork until smooth and set aside. Microwave vegetables according to package directions; mix vegetables and remaining 1/4 teaspoon of salt into potatoes.
- Pour off any accumulated juices from beef. Pat potato mixture into meat crust and sprinkle with cheese. Broil 4 inches from heating element until cheese is melted, about 2 to 3 minutes. Slice into 6 pieces and serve.