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Make a hearty open face sandwich for lunch or dinner in under 10 minutes.
In researching the origins, I found that this has very little to do with Manhattan and originated in Indiana in the '40's and is more and Indiana dish. Regardless, it is still good.

I will do the breakdowns per serving and you can multiply it as needed

Posted by KMOM14 from Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States • Published See KMOM14's 361 projects »
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  • How to cook a beef dish. Quick And Easy Beef Manhattan - Step 1
    Step 1

    I started used instant mashed potatoes and made them according to the the instructions on the box.

  • How to cook a beef dish. Quick And Easy Beef Manhattan - Step 2
    Step 2

    I used sliced roast beef from the deli but leftover potroast works well also. Put on a microwave safe plate and nuke on high for approx. 2 mins.

  • How to cook a beef dish. Quick And Easy Beef Manhattan - Step 3
    Step 3

    For the bread, use 1 to 2 slices per person as the base. To toast or not to toast is a personal choice, I usually toast very lightly in the oven for a minute.

  • How to cook a beef dish. Quick And Easy Beef Manhattan - Step 4
    Step 4

    Open gravy and warm on medium heat on the stove.

  • How to cook a beef dish. Quick And Easy Beef Manhattan - Step 5
    Step 5

    Put 1 to 2 slices of bread or toast on a plate.

  • How to cook a beef dish. Quick And Easy Beef Manhattan - Step 6
    Step 6

    Put a large scoop of mashed potatoes on top.

  • How to cook a beef dish. Quick And Easy Beef Manhattan - Step 7
    Step 7

    Use a fork to put slices of roast beef on top of the bread or toast.

  • How to cook a beef dish. Quick And Easy Beef Manhattan - Step 8
    Step 8

    Ladle gravy over the top of the roast beef, then serve.

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Suzi P.
Suzi P. · a hole in the ground nearby eindhoven, somewhere where its cold in the winter, Netherlands · 12 projects

i think this is impossible to eat without spilling. is it?

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Love in a Thunderstorm
Love in a Thunderstorm · Not really sure..., Minnesota, United States · 7 projects

Wow, I've never heard it called that!
My parents always called it a "Commercial". Like a TV commercial.

Interesting!!

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