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Tex-Mex Mac and Cheese

Orange Icon  Tex-Mex Mac and Cheese

Orange Icon  Tex-Mex Mac and Cheese

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Submitted by: Meghan Crawford

Prep Time: 10 Minutes

Cook Time: 20 Minutes

Servings: 8

This quick and easy recipe is like Hamburger Helper with a taco flavor. Kids love it!

  • 1 lbs. beef, ground, free-range or grass-fed, organic
  • 1 med. onion, any type, organic
  • 1 med. bell pepper, green, fresh, organic
  • 4 c. pasta, macaroni, brown rice, organic
  • 2 clove garlic, fresh, organic
  • 1 tsp. chili powder, organic
  • 1/4 tsp. black pepper, ground, organic

Cook noodles according to instructions on the box.

While noodles are cooking, brown the ground beef. When it's almost done, add in chopped onion, minced garlic, chopped green pepper, chili powder, and ground black pepper in the skillet. Cook for 8 minutes or until onion is done.

Combine the meat mixture and noodles in a large bowl. Add shredded cheese, and stir to mix well.