Interesting Pizza Porcupine Patters

Interesting Pizza Porcupine Patters 


Interesting Ingredients:

  • 1 can (15 oz.) tomato sauce

  • 1 lb ground beef

  • 1/2 c. uncooked regular rice

  • 2 Tbsp. chopped canned chilies

  • 1 tsp. salt

  • 1/4 tsp. garlic salt 

  • 1/4 tsp. dried oregano leaves

  • 1 1/2 tsp. instant beef bouillon

  • boiling water 1 cup 

  • 1 pkg. (4 oz.) shredded pizza

  • 1 pkg. (4 oz.) shredded pizza cheese (about 1 c.)

Interesting Instructions

First, heat oven to 350 degrees.  Second, reserve 1 cup of the tomato sauce.  Third, mix remaining sauce, the ground beef, rice, chilies, salt, garlic salt and oregano.  Fourth, shape into 6 patties 1/2 inch thick.  Fifth, place in ungreased baking pan, 13 x 9 x 2 inches.  Sixth, bake uncovered 15 minutes.

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Therefore, remove patties from oven and drain.  Second, dissolve instant bouillon in boiling water.   Third, stir in reserved tomato sauce.  Furthermore, pour tomato sauce mixture over patties.  Cover and bake 35 minutes.  Spoon tomato sauce over patties.  In addition, sprinkle with cheese. In conclusion, bake uncovered until cheese is melted for about 5 minutes.

Makes 6 servings.