This quick and easy group recipe was submitted to DisneyFamily.com by Anne Coleman. The recipe serves six, so it is ideal to make it with friends or roommates. It could also be easily saved as leftovers. This recipe is incredibly easy on the wallet, only costing $1.10 per serving.
-1 can crescent rolls
-1 pound ground beef
-1/4 cup finely chopped onion, OR 1 teaspoon onion powder
-1/3 cup chopped dill pickle slices
-2 tablespoons ketchup
-1 teaspoon prepared mustard
-2 tablespoons flour
-2 tablespoons dill pickle juice
-2 tablespoons milk
–2 cups shredded American cheese, divided
-Preheat oven to 375°.
-Unroll crescent rolls and press into the bottom and up the sides of an 8 inch pie pan.
-Cook ground beef in a skillet until browned. Drain well.
-Stir in onion, chopped pickle, ketchup and mustard.
-Sprinkle with flour and add pickle juice and milk. Cook and stir until thickened and bubbly.
-Remove from heat and add 1 cup of shredded cheese.
-Pour into the prepared crust and bake for 15 minutes, or until edges of crust are golden brown.
-Remove from oven and top with remaining cup of cheese. Let stand until cheese melts.
-Garnish with extra ketchup, mustard and pickle slices.
The site offers “Tester Reviews” through Disney’s Family Approved Program. The Stephens Family approved the recipe, endorsing it as a quick, easy, budget-friendly go-to meal. The family also adds several add-in suggestions if you wish to spice up the recipe:
Personally, I love the idea of adding bacon, mushrooms and avocado to the mix. The pie tastes just like a cheeseburger, so no topping is off limits!