Canned Corned Beef Hash Recipe

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Whether you prefer Hormel corned beef hash, Libby’s corned beef hash, Armour, or the Great Value (Walmart) brand, this dish is an excellent way to start your day.

If you want to learn how to cook canned corned beef hash using an air fryer, read on.

What is a Corned Beef Hash (Canned)?

Corned beef hash is made from chopped or ground corned beef, potatoes, and onions.

It is usually cooked in a skillet on the stovetop but can also be baked in the oven.

Some people like to add other ingredients to their hash, such as green peppers, carrots, or celery.

Hash is typically considered to be breakfast food but can be eaten at any time of day.

It is trendy in the United States and is often served with eggs.

Canned corned beef hash can be found in most supermarkets and is a quick and easy way to make this dish.

Open the can and heat the contents in a pan on the stovetop or in the air fryer.

If you are using an air fryer, there is no need to add oil, as the corned beef hash will already be cooked in fat.

Corned Beef Hash Can

How is canned corned beef made?

Canned corned beef is made from beef that has been preserved in a brine (salt water) solution.

The beef is then cooked and canned, along with some brine.

Let’s dive in, and I’ll show you how to cook your canned corned beef hash using an air fryer.

Ingredients

  • 1 can of corned beef hash
  • Rehydrated potatoes
  • Water
  • Salt
  • Sugar
  • Flavoring
  • Spices
  • Sodium Nitrite

Preparation: 15 minutes

Cooking time: 20 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Instructions

1. Open the can of corned beef hash.

Start by opening the can of corned beef hash.

If you are using a can opener, be sure to open the can away from your face, as the fumes from the can might be unpleasant.

2. Empty the contents of the can into a bowl.

Use a spoon to empty the contents of the can into a bowl.

Avoid getting any liquid from the can into the bowl, as this can make the hash watery.

3. Rinse the corned beef.

Place the corned beef in a colander and rinse it with cold water.

This will help to remove some of the saltiness from the meat.

4. Chop the rehydrated potatoes.

If you are using fresh potatoes, you will need to peel and chop them into small pieces.

If you are using rehydrated potatoes, chop them into small pieces.

5. Add the potatoes and corned beef to the air fryer basket.

Spray the air fryer basket with cooking spray, then add the potatoes and corned beef.

You can add other vegetables, such as carrots, celery, or green peppers.

6. Cook at 400 degrees Fahrenheit for 20 minutes.

Set the air fryer to 400 degrees Fahrenheit and cook for 20 minutes.

After 10 minutes, shake the basket to ensure the food is cooking evenly.

7. Serve with eggs, toast, or on your own.

Corned beef hash is typically served with eggs but can also be enjoyed on its own or with toast.

If you are serving it with eggs, you can cook them in the air fryer at the same time as the hash.

Simply crack the eggs into a separate bowl and add them to the air fryer basket after the hash has been cooking for 10 minutes.

This dish is best enjoyed immediately, but leftovers can be stored in the fridge for up to 3 days.

Reheat in the air fryer or a pan on the stovetop before serving.

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Notes

  • Rinse the corned beef with cold water to help remove some saltiness from the meat.
  • To make this dish vegetarian, omit the corned beef and add extra vegetables.

How do I get my canned corned beef hash crispy?

You can get your canned corned beef hash crispy in a few different ways.

One way is to cook it in a pan on the stove over medium heat until the edges start to brown and crisp up.

Another way is to put it in the oven on a baking sheet at 400 degrees Fahrenheit for about 20 minutes or until the edges start to brown and crisp up.

Whichever method you choose, keep an eye on the hash, so it doesn’t burn.

Can you eat canned corned beef hash without cooking it?

It depends on the can.

If it’s a “pop-top” or easy-open can, the food inside is precooked and safe to eat without reheating.

You’ll need to cook the corned beef hash before eating it if it’s a regular sealed can.

How do you eat corned beef from the can?

If you’re eating canned corned beef hash straight from the can, you’ll want to use a fork to break it up and eat it.

If you’re reheating it, empty the contents of the can into a pot or pan and heat it over low heat until warmed through.

Serve with rice, potatoes, or toast.

How do you keep corned beef hash from sticking to the pan?

If you’re cooking corned beef hash in a pan on the stove, use a non-stick pan and add a little oil to the pan before adding the hash.

This will help prevent the hash from sticking to the pan and burning.

Does Canned Corned Beef Hash Go Bad?

Canned corned beef hash has a shelf life of about 2-5 years, but it’s best to eat it within 1-2 years for the best quality.

Once opened, the corned beef hash will last 3-5 days in the fridge.

What is the difference between corned beef and brisket?

Corned beef is a type of brisket that has been cured with salt and spices.

Brisket is a cut of beef that comes from the chest area of the cow and is typically used for slow-cooking methods such as braising or cooking in a crockpot.

What can I do with leftover corned beef?

If you have leftover corned beef, you can use it to make sandwiches, wraps, or salads.

You can also dice it up and add it to omelets, quesadillas, or chili.

Or, you can reheat it and enjoy it as is!

Is canned corned beef hash gluten-free?

Yes, the canned corned beef hash is typically gluten-free.

However, it’s always best to check the label to be sure.

Corned Beef Hash
Corned Beef Hash

Canned Corned Beef Hash Air Fryer Recipe

Whether you prefer Hormel corned beef hash, Libby’s corned beef hash, Armour, or the Great Value (Walmart) brand, this dish is an excellent way to start your day.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 20 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 2
Calories 88 kcal

Equipment

Ingredients
  

  • 1 beef
  • 1 potatoes
  • 1 Water
  • 1 Salt
  • 1 Sugar
  • 1 Flavoring
  • 1 Spices
  • 1 Sodium Nitrite

Instructions
 

  • Open the can of corned beef hash. Start by opening the can of corned beef hash. If you are using a can opener, be sure to open the can away from your face, as the fumes from the can might be unpleasant.
  • Empty the contents of the can into a bowl. Use a spoon to empty the contents of the can into a bowl. Avoid getting any liquid from the can into the bowl, as this can make the hash watery.
  • Rinse the corned beef. Place the corned beef in a colander and rinse it with cold water. This will help to remove some of the saltiness from the meat.
  • Chop the rehydrated potatoes. If you are using fresh potatoes, you will need to peel and chop them into small pieces. If you are using rehydrated potatoes, chop them into small pieces.
  • Add the potatoes and corned beef to the air fryer basket. Spray the air fryer basket with cooking spray, then add the potatoes and corned beef. You can add other vegetables, such as carrots, celery, or green peppers.
  • Cook at 400 degrees Fahrenheit for 20 minutes. Set the air fryer to 400 degrees Fahrenheit and cook for 20 minutes. After 10 minutes, shake the basket to ensure the food is cooking evenly.
  • Serve with eggs, toast, or on your own.

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Nutrition

Calories: 88kcalCarbohydrates: 20gProtein: 2gFat: 0.3gSaturated Fat: 0.1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.1gMonounsaturated Fat: 0.05gTrans Fat: 0.01gCholesterol: 0.4mgSodium: 8mgPotassium: 453mgFiber: 2gSugar: 2gVitamin A: 3IUVitamin C: 21mgCalcium: 17mgIron: 1mg
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