All American Macaroni Casserole

NIKKI SMITH

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@adorefood

Nice comfort food, reminds me of being a kid and coming home after playing. Then coming in to Eat with the family while we watched Tv.


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Serves:

6

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

35 Min

Ingredients

1-1/2 lb
ground beef
1 c
onion
3/4 c
green bell pepper
2 c
tomato sauce
2/3 c
tomato paste
3/4 tsp
oregano, dried
salt and pepper to taste
2-2/3 c
shell noodle
1 c
creamed cottage cheese
1 c
cheddar cheese, shredded

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large saucepan over med heat cook meat , onion, bell peper until veg are tender and meat is no longer pink. Drain. Stir in tomato sauce, tomato paste, oregano salt and pepper: cover and simmer 20 minute. Heat oven to 375 f.
2
Meanwhile, cook pasta according to package direction for 8 minutes, drain. In 2 1/2 qt. casserole, layer one-half pasta, then meat suace. Spoon cottage cheese on top and sprinkle with 1/2 cheese. Repeat layers. Bake 15 minutes, cover loosely with foil and then uncover 15 minutes more until hot and bubbly..

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef, Pasta, Casseroles
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy