Hamburger Helper Updated Recipe


rice bran oil

1 pound Hamburger

1/8 to 1/4 cup sesame seed

1 medium onion

2 tablespoon Ketjap Manis

1 tablespoon shoyu

1 tablespoon Sesame oil


1 teaspoon Harissa


Hamburger Helper Updated Recipe


Even though this started out as a tater tot desire, the concept ended up being a great extender for a bigger meal, since you you get lots of flavor to spread over your mashed potatoes or a bowl of rice.

Simply, this homemade hamburger helper recipe is onion, ground beef, Ketjap Manis, Sesame Oil, Shoyu, Sesame Seeds, and Harissa.

Fry the ground beef, add the onions and sesame seeds then add the liquid and finally the Harissa. Add this to top mashed potatoes, rice or Tater Tots!

Crazy easy, simple and delicious!


1. Add a little Rice Bran oil to the wok or frying pan

2. Add the hamburger, breaking it up with the spatula, to the pan and fry

3. Add the sesame seeds to combine and continue to fry

4. Add the onions to combine and cook together 

5. Add Ketjap Manis and Shoyu, mix in finish cooking

6.  Add the Sesame Oil and optional Harissa

7. Turn the heat off

8. Top mashed potatoes or rice



Average Rating:
(based on 1 review)
Very easy and yummy
We made this tonight to put over left over scalloped potatoes. Yum. I love asian food and this gave me some new ingredients to try. Everyone liked it. Thanks for sharing.
by Denise