Healthy Pasta Fiesta Recipe

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Healthy pasta fiesta

sherry monfils

By
@smonfils

My father use to make this but w/ ground beef and full fat cheese, I just healthified it, lol!


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Serves:

4-6

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Method:

Bake

Ingredients

1 lb
ground turkey
1 box
penne pasta
2
16 oz jars favorite salsa
1
15 oz can black beans, drained
2 c
reduced-fat shredded mexican cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Heat oven to 350. Lightly spray a 9" x 13" casserole dish w/ cooking spray. In skillet, over med-high heat, brown ground turkey fully.
2
Place turkey in lg bowl. Cook pasta as directed, drain. Put in bowl w/ turkey. Mix in salsa and beans.
3
spread half the mix into casserole dish, sprinkle w/ cheese. repeat layers. Cover, bake 35 mins. You can serve w/ some light sour cream and chopped black olives to make it even more tasty!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: Mexican
Dietary Needs: Low Fat
Other Tags: Healthy, Heirloom