How to make Hobo Dinner Foil Packets

– Hobo Dinner Foil Packets are so simple to make and everyone raves about them! Comforting veggies including potatoes, carrots, and onions are topped with a seasoned hamburger patty and grilled or baked to tender perfection.


– 1 pound lean ground beef

– 1 package dry onion soup mix

– 4 small potatoes peeled and sliced

– 2 cups carrots chopped

– 1 large or 2 small onions, sliced

– 2 tablespoons olive oil

– 1 teaspoon garlic powder

– Salt & pepper to taste

– Condensed mushroom soup



– Preheat oven to 375°F.

– Combine ground beef and dry soup mix in a bowl. Form into four patties and set aside.
In a large bowl combine all remaining ingredients except mushroom soup. Toss until well mixed.

– Spray a 12″ x 18″ piece of foil with non-stick spray.

Place ¼ of the vegetable mixture in the center of the foil. Top with 1 beef patty. Add 2 tablespoons of condensed mushroom soup on top of each patty.

– Seal foil packets well. Place beef side up on a large baking sheet and bake 35-45 minutes or until potatoes and carrots are tender.

Recipe Notes:

– These foil packs can also be grilled at medium heat for about 45 minutes or until potatoes are tender and ground beef reaches 160°F.


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