Bacon Burger Cauliflower Rice Casserole
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time26 mins
Total Time31 mins
- 3 cups cauliflower riced
- 1 lb ground beef
- 6 slices bacon cooked and crumbled
- 8 ounces tomato sauce or puree
- 1 medium tomato sliced
- ½ tsp garlic powder
- ½ tsp paprika
- ½ tsp sea salt
- ¼ tsp celery seed
- ¼ tsp black pepper
- ½ cup grated cheese *optional omit for paleo
Preheat Oven to 400 F, and grease or oil a 2.5 quart casserole dish.
In a food processor or blender, grind cauliflower florets into a rice texture.Set aside.
In a large skillet pan over medium high combine and brown: 1 lb ground beef, ½ tsp garlic powder, ½ tsp paprika, ½ tsp sea salt, ¼ tsp celery seed, and ¼ tsp black pepper. Stir and cook until browned (do not drain beef).
Add 8 ounces tomato sauce and 3 cups cauliflower rice to the ground beef skillet. Stir and continue cooking over medium to medium high heat for 6 minutes. Remove from heat.
Carefully spoon or dump all ingredients from the skillet into the casserole dish. Spread around casserole dish evenly.
Sprinkle the top of the casserole with bacon crumbles and optional cheese. Place sliced tomatoes on top, and bake for 20 mins. Remove from oven and serve.
Calories: 211kcal | Carbohydrates: 4g | Protein: 18g | Fat: 14g | Sodium: 437mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 2g