Top 20 Corned Beef Recipes

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corned beef and cabbage
Diana Rattray

Here are some of my favorite corned beef recipes, including traditional corned beef and cabbage, crockpot corned beef, and recipes using leftover corned beef.

  • 01 of 20
    5-ingredient corned beef and cabbage casserole
    Diana Rattray

    This corned beef and cabbage casserole is a simple  5-ingredient combination. Feel free to add a topping of shredded Swiss or cheddar cheese to the casserole just before it's finished baking.

  • 02 of 20
    corned beef and cabbage soup
    This hearty soup is made with leftover corned beef and fresh cabbage and vegetables. Diana Rattray
    Use leftover cooked corned beef or deli corned beef in this flavorful soup. Serve this soup with a salad and hot buttered biscuits for a delicious meal.
  • 03 of 20
    Casserole with Noodles
    Diana Rattray

     Use leftover corned beef or canned in this easy corned beef casserole. I used egg noodles in the casserole, but spaghetti or similar pasta could be used as well.

  • 04 of 20
    corned beef and cabbage
    Diana Rattray
    Make your own corned beef with spices and an easy brine, and skip the preservatives! Here's a delicious homemade corned beef recipe, along with instructions for the corned beef and cabbage dinner. Start the corned beef with a fresh brisket about 7 days before you plan to make your dinner.
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  • 05 of 20
    corned beef hash
    Diana Rattray

    This corned beef hash takes advantage of the leftovers from a corned beef and cabbage dinner, and it is extremely versatile. Leave the cabbage and carrots out and use more potato and beef, or add extra cabbage with less potato. 

  • 06 of 20
    corned beef
    Diana Rattray

     This is an easy oven braised corned beef brisket. The corned beef is braised in a mixture of beer and beef broth, along with a few seasonings.

  • 07 of 20
    corned beef and cabbage chowder
    Diana Rattray
    This easy crockpot soup is a delicious way to enjoy corned beef dinner leftovers, and it's so quick to put together. Serve this chowder with hot baked rolls or biscuits for a great family meal.
  • 08 of 20
    Corned Beef Dinner
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    Corned beef is cooked with cabbage and potatoes in apple cider with brown sugar, mustard, and other seasonings.
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  • 09 of 20
    Corned Beef with Boiled Cabbage, Potatoes and Carrots
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    This is a delicious basic corned beef dinner, made with a variety of spices and vegetables. Feel free to add turnips or cut-up rutabagas to this recipe.
  • 10 of 20
    Corned Beef and Potato Bake
    Corned Beef and Potato Bake. Diana Rattray
    This is a delicious meal for the family, baked in one dish, and it's so easy to prepare. Use plain or country-style seasoned hash brown potatoes in this recipe. If you prepare this in advance, cover with foil and refrigerate for several hours or overnight. When you're ready to bake it, remove the foil and bake until hot and browned.
  • 11 of 20
    Corned Beef Noodle Casserole With Fried Onions
    Diana Rattray
    A delicious way to use the leftover corned beef, and it's a meal in one dish. Serve this corned beef and noodle casserole with a tossed salad and cornbread or biscuits for a hearty meal.
  • 12 of 20
    Reuben Casserole With Sauerkraut and Corned Beef
    Reuben Casserole. Diana Rattray
    Here's another great way to enjoy leftover corned beef, or buy a chunk at the local deli. Serve this tasty and hearty casserole with a tossed green salad or sliced tomatoes.
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  • 13 of 20
    Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner
    Diana Rattray
    Glazed corned beef recipe includes cabbage wedges and other vegetables to make a complete meal.
  • 14 of 20
    Savory Breakfast casserole
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    This is a great brunch or breakfast casserole that's easily made the night before. Just pop it in the oven in the morning, slice some fresh tomatoes and some fruit to accompany the casserole, pour the juice and coffee, and breakfast or brunch is served.

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    Corned Beef with Boiled Cabbage, Potatoes and Carrots
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    This corned beef dinner features rutabagas, carrots, onions, potatoes, and cabbage.
  • 16 of 20
    Reuben noodle casserole with corned beef and sauerkraut
    Diana Rattray
    Here's a classic and delicious combination of flavors. Corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, Thousand Island dressing, and noodles are combined in this great casserole.
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  • 17 of 20
    Preparing a Reuben Sandwich
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    This is a classic Reuben sandwich, made with sliced corned beef, rye bread, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, and dressing or mayonnaise.

  • 18 of 20
    crockpot reuben
    Diana Rattray

     This Reuben casserole is a classic combination of the namesake sandwich ingredients, layered and slow cooked to perfection. 

  • 19 of 20
    Classic Corned Beef Meal
    Classic Corned Beef Meal. Martin Jacobs/Photolibrary/Getty Images

     This is an easy way to make your St. Patrick's Day corned beef dinner. This makes a fabulous Sunday dinner as well. 

  • 20 of 20
    Corned Beef Reuben Casserole
    This corned beef casserole tastes like a Reuben sandwich. Diana Rattray

      In casserole form, the corned beef, sauerkraut, and cheese are layered with Thousand Island dressing and then topped with buttered rye bread crumbs.