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10 elevated homemade Hamburger Helper recipes


Hamburger Helper was a classic we all grew up on. But why not skip the boxed stuff and make these impressive homemade recipes instead!

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30-minute Taco Hamburger Helper

This vibrant 1-pan meal is gluten-free and has all the makings and spices of your favorite Mexican dish. Store-bought salsa and prepared seasonings help speed things along, while a handful of other ingredients round out the simple recipe. It's beefy, cheesy, crunchy goodness you and your family or friends will enjoy any night of the week!

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VIDEO: Salted Caramel Thumbprint Cookies

These salted caramel thumbprint cookies are easy to make and super delicious!


  • 1/4 cup / 50g of softened butter
  • 1 egg (divide the yolk and white)
  • 1/4 cup / 50g of sugar
  • Pinch of sea salt
  • 1 cup / 150g of flour
  • 1 cup / 100g of chopped nuts
  • Salted caramel
  • Melted dark chocolate


  1. In a bowl, mix together the butter, egg yolk, sugar, and salt.

  2. Add the flour and mix. Roll into a ball.

  3. Chill for 30 minutes.

  4. Remove from refrigerator. Divide the dough and roll into 1-inch balls.

  5. Dip each ball in egg yolk, and then roll in chopped nuts.

  6. Place on baking sheet (lined with parchment paper), and press your thumb into the center.

  7. Bake at 340°F/170°C for 12 minutes, or until golden.

  8. Remove from oven and let cool.

  9. Pour the salted caramel into the center groove,and drizzle with dark chocolate.

  10. Enjoy!

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