Spanish Meat Patties with Rice and Vegetable Skillet

  • serves 4
Sandi Richard
Sandi Richard

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Directions for: Spanish Meat Patties with Rice and Vegetable Skillet


Spanish Meat Patties

1 or 2 packages garden vegetable flavored rice

1 or 2 packages of mushrooms (165g packages)

1 ½ lb(s) (675g) extra lean ground beef

¼ cup cornflake crumbs

¼ cup chunky salsa

2 tsp each of Mrs. Dash Italian Seasoning and prepared garlic

Fresh ground pepper to taste

Aluminum foil

Cooking spray

Vegetable Skillet

1 onion

2 tomatoes

15 mushrooms

1 tsp of salt

1 tsp rosemary

1 tsp dried parsley

1 tsp virgin olive oil


1 cup hot ketchup

½ cup beef broth

½ tsp Mrs. Dash Italian Seasoning

Fresh ground pepper to taste


Spanish Meat Patties

1. Combine rice and water in a large microwave-safe pot or casserole with lid.

2. Microwave according to package directions.

3. Combine the following in a large bowl in this order: ground beef, cornflake crumbs, salsa, onion flakes, spices and garlic.

4. Form into 4 to 6 large patties and grill on BBQ. Close lid.

Vegetable Skillet

1. Spray large piece of foil with cooking spray, shiny side in.

2. Coarsely chop onion and tomatoes and sliced mushrooms.

3. Heap in centre of foil.

4. Sprinkle with spice, drizzle with oil and wrap.

5. Place on BBQ beside meat approximately 5 to 7 minutes turning once. Close lid.

6. Place cooked meat in a serving dish with lid until veggies are cooked.

7. Warm patties in microwave for 2 minutes

8. Serve patties on rice with veggies on the side. (garnish with black olives if desired)

9. Pour sauce on top of each patty.


1. In a small stove-top pot combine ketchup, broth and spices.

2. Heat and stir until well blended. Remove from heat.

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