Hamburger Goulash The Southern Lady Cooks

This  Easy Hamburger Goulash is comfort food prepared in a skillet! This one-dish meal served with a salad and garlic bread is one your family will love. It takes no time to prepare and is wonderful for a weeknight dinner. If you happen to have leftovers, they reheat great.  This is a recipe you will want to save.  You might also like our recipe for andouille sausage skillet meal.

Ingredients needed for Easy Hamburger Goulash:

Ground beef


Canned tomato soup

Canned diced tomatoes


Minced garlic


Apple cider vinegar




Parsley flakes

Italian seasoning or Oregano

Worcestershire sauce

Elbow macaroni

Note:  Could sprinkle shredded cheddar cheese on top before serving. You can also serve with a dollop of sour cream. I’ve made this dish with ground turkey and it’s just as good.

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Hamburger Goulash The Southern Lady Cooks
hamburger goulash the southern lady cooks

Hamburger Goulash

The Southern Lady Cooks
This quick and easy skillet meal will save you time in the kitchen. Your family will love the flavors of this easy dish!
4.88 from 8 votes
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Course Main Course
Cuisine American, southern
Servings 6 servings


  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 1 medium onion chopped
  • 1 10 oz. can tomato soup
  • 1 14 oz. can diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes
  • 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning or could use oregano
  • 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 cups elbow macaroni pasta


  • Cook ground beef and onion in a large skillet until beef is browned.  Drain off grease from hamburger.
  • Add soup, tomatoes and all other ingredients except pasta.
  • Cook until mixture starts to boil.  Add pasta and simmer until it is tender, about 12 minutes.  Makes 6 to 8 servings
Keyword easy dinner, goulash, hamburger goulash
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