Delicious Amish Country Casserole


500 g Pasta (your favorite) ( 16 oz )
1 TB Olive Oil
1 Onion, large, chopped
750 g Lean Ground Beef ( 1 1/2 pounds )
1 can (410g) Tomato Soup** (see note)
1 can (410g) Mushroom Soup** (see note)
1 cup Milk
Salt and Black Pepper, to taste
1/2 t Paprika
1/2 t Dried Parsley


  1. Pre-heat the oven to 180 deg C (350 deg F) – spray a large oven dish with cooking spray.
  2. Cook the Pasta, in a large pot, as per the instructions on the packet.
  3. Meanwhile, saute the Onion in the Olive Oil until soft – add the Ground Beef and cook until done.
  4. As soon as the Pasta is done – drain and return to the pot.
  5. Add the cooked Meat, Tomato and Mushroom Soups and Milk to the Pasta – stir through – season to taste with Salt and Pepper.
  6. Transfer to the prepared oven dish – sprinkle with Paprika and Parsley – bake 25 – 30 minutes.
  7. Serve with a salad or a side dish.