F & L  Market has Fresh Ground beef for $2.49 a pound.  You will find everything you need for this delicious recipe.


  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 1 medium yellow onion, chopped
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 medium sweet potato, cubed
  • 1 Yukon gold potato, cubed
  • 3 bay leaves
  • 3 tablespoons Italian seasoning
  • 2 teaspoons ground oregano
  • 1 15-oz. can diced tomatoes
  • 1 15-oz. can tomato sauce
  • 6 cups of beef broth*
  • 2 cups frozen veggies (we used a carrot, peas, and corn mix)
  • 2 cups macaroni elbows


  1. Turn Instant Pot to the saute feature and add ground beef to the pot. Saute for 1 minute and then add onion. Cook for an additional two minutes using a spatula to break up the ground beef.
  2. Next, add the rest of the ingredients, stir well, and place cover on the Instant Pot.
  3. Close pressure valve to seal, and cook on high pressure for 3 minutes.*
  4. Quick release pressure and r