Copy Cat Cheeseburger Helper (Homemade)

Amanda S

By
@asteinour

My boys rate this as "better than cheeseburger helper." YUM!


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Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1 lb
92% lean ground beef or half ground beef and half ground turkey
1 c
hot water
2 c
milk
1-1/2 c
elbow macaroni
1 c
cheddar cheese soup

SAUCE PACKET

1 Tbsp
cornstarch
2 tsp
paprika
1 tsp
onion powder
1 tsp
garlic powder
1 tsp
salt
1 tsp
sugar

Step-By-Step

1Brown ground beef (and turkey if using). Drain grease.
2Add hot water, milk, pasta and sauce ingredients.
3Bring to boil, cover, reduce heat and simmer 12 minutes or until pasta is tender.
4In last few minutes of cook time, add cheese, stir and re-cover. When pasta is tender and cheese is melted, remove from heat and uncover.
5Let stand about 5 minutes. Sauce will thicken as it stands. Top with additional cheese if you like.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Turkey
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids