Potato Puffs & Beef

2 tablespoons oil
1 1/2 pounds sirloin or round steak, cut in 3x1x1/2 inch strips
1/2 cup chopped onions
1 clove garlic, crushed
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1/4 teaspoon dried basil
1/4 teaspoon ground thyme
8 ounce can tomato sauce
1/2 cup Burgundy wine
2 cups mashed potatoes
2 tablespoons finely chopped green onions or chives
1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/4 cup butter or margarine, melted
1 egg
Salt and pepper

In a large skillet, brown meat and onions. Add garlic, salt, pepper, basil, thyme, tomato sauce and wine; cover and simmer 30 minutes until meat is tender. Heat oven to 375°. Mix mashed potatoes, green onions, cheese, butter and egg. Season with salt an pepper. Place meat mixture in a casserole. Shape potato mixture into balls and place around top edge of the casserole. Bake 20 to 25 minutes – until potato puffs are golden brown.

Serves 4 to 6
Preparation Time 1 1/4 HR
Approximate calories per serving… 350

Suggested Menu
Potato Puffs and Beef
Dilled Carrots
Garden Salad
Cherries Jubilee

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