I know, Bernice. I usually serve it with mixed vegetables on the side, but you could easily add them to the dish! Cook celery in ½ cup water in microwave (covered) for 4- 5 minutes until soft. Privacy Policy: I respect your privacy and take protecting it very seriously. Thank you! Thank you so much for sharing it.

Yes, it is very comforting and easy to make. Hope you like it – it’s such a comfort food for us! Cook and stir hamburger, celery and onion until hamburger is light brown, then drain. Hot dishes use more condensed soup varieties like cream of mushroom, while casseroles often use stock, vegetable juices and wine. No spam! I look forward to using it, and holding onto that little bit of connection to him. Wonderful! Combine all of the above and add chow mein noodles (dry) into casserole dish and sprinkle on soya sauce. Reduce heat; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Chow Mein Casserole aka Minnesota Hot Dish. If you love comfort food casseroles, you’re probably going to love my Stuffed Green Pepper Casserole too!

I can imagine it’s a great way to feed a large amount of people or one hungry hockey player on the cheap! Hope you all enjoy it! Hotdish, the unofficial state cuisine of Minnesota, is a comfort food staple found in households, not just in Minnesota, but across the Upper Midwest United States. I would be very grateful for your help. Sorry you had that trouble, Missy! It is not a Dutch oven, but still versatile and in good condition. cream of tomato soup/condensed tomato soup. Read More…. And if you talk to anyone from the upper midwestern United States (or Manitoba) they’ll most certainly agree that this hotdish casserole epitomizes comfort food! Really interesting! Hello. I hadn’t heard of it referred to as “hot dish” in Canada either. Welcome! Filed Under: Beef, Beef Recipes, Casseroles, Easy Dinner Recipes, Main dish, One-Pot and One-Pan meals, Recipes, Rice, Top Posts, Winter Comfort Food Recipes Tagged With: beef, canned soup, celery, chow mein noodles, comfort food, cream of mushroom soup, cream soup, ground beef, minute rice, mock chow mein, rice, tomato soup. I also have never heard of a hot dish. Although all hotdishes are casseroles, the reverse is not true. This ground beef and rice casserole with creamy soup and a crunchy chow mein noodle topping … Will condensed tomato soup work? Thank you. I can’t wait to make this for them this weekend.

Please, can you telI me what it is? Do Not Sell My Personal Information – CA Residents, 1 package (8 ounces) fresh mushrooms, quartered, 1 can (8 ounces) sliced water chestnuts, drained, 2 teaspoons reduced-sodium beef bouillon granules. Your email address will not be published. 21 Comments. But it makes perfect sense, given where we’re from…. I hope that helps! Being that we’re from Winnipeg, which happens to be in the Canadian province of Manitoba, which lies directly above the states of Minnesota and North Dakota, it now makes perfect sense that she’d have a recipe for Minnesota Hotdish in her arsenal. Chow Mein Casserole, also known as Minnesota Hotdish, is classic midwestern casserole comfort!

This post is part of The Country Cook’s Weekend Potluck! Enjoy that casserole dish and the memories it brings , Your email address will not be published. Thanks, Jo! Served over rice and topped with the chow mein noodles, this dish was delicious and enjoyed by the whole family. Every editorial product is independently selected, though we may be compensated or receive an affiliate commission if you buy something through our links. Beef Chow Mein Skillet Recipe: How to Make It | Taste of Home Serve over rice if desired. Chow Mein Casserole Chow Mein Casserole, also known as Minnesota Hotdish, is classic midwestern casserole comfort!