12 Gorilla Casserole Recipe [ Cooks Recipes ]

12 Gorilla Casserole Recipe [ Cooks Recipes ]



    this recipe serves 20!! i normally halve this recipe and placed it in 2-8x8" pans. i freeze 1, and prepare the 2d for dinner.


    2 half lb hamburger

    2 large onions, chopped

    3 stalks celery & leaves, chopped

    3 big carrots, grated

    2 (3oz) cans italian-style diced tomatoes

    2 tsp salt

    1 half of tsp oregano

    1 tsp pepper

    1 tsp garlic powder (i used half tsp minced garlic for my half of the recipe)

    24 oz macaroni (i used 10 ounces wide egg noodles for my half of the recipe)

    2 pkgs frozen spinach, thawed not drained


    (i also added 1 30oz jar spaghetti sauce, as it regarded to need it)


    brown ground red meat in dutch oven; drain.

    go back to pan; add onion, celery, and carrots.

    cook five minutes.

    stir in tomatoes, salt, oregano, pepper, garlic, and spaghetti sauce.

    deliver to a boil, then simmer protected 1 hour.

    cook dinner noodles according to directions and set aside.

    after the sauce is achieved, stir in pasta and spinach.

    blend thoroughly.

    put in (2) 9×13" pans, and sprinkle with enough Parmesan to cover.

    cowl, label, and freeze.

    to serve, thaw completely, and bake at 350°f for a half-hour.