Prepare Make-Ahead Hamburger Mix as directed except - prepare any of the following variations.

Barbecued Burger Buns:
In saucepan, heat 1 pt hamburger mix. Fill each of 6 to 8 split and buttered hamburger buns with about 1/4 cup hot hamburger mix. The entire recipe will fill 30 to 40 hamburger buns.

Chili:
In saucepan, heat 1 pt hamburger mix. Stir in 1 can (15 1/2 oz) kidney beans (with liquid), 1/2 to 1 cup tomato juice and 2 to 3 tsp chili powder. Heat through.

4 servings

Baked Frank Rolls:
In saucepan, heat 1 pt hamburger mix; stir in 1 cup shredded processed American cheese (about 4 oz). Split 8 to 10 frankfurter buns; remove part of bread from center of each. Spoon mixture into buns; wrap each in aluminum foil. Heat in 350F oven for 30 minutes.

Mock Pizza:
In saucepan, heat 1 pt hamburger mix. Spoon over 6 to 8 split and toasted hamburger buns. Sprinkle with shredded processed American cheese and dash oregano. Set oven control to broil and/or 550F. Broil 3 to 4" from heat just until cheese is bubbly.