Barbecue macaroni with corn and scallions, TNT

Lynnda Cloutier


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1 1/2 cups dried elbow macaroni
1 1/2 cups fresh or frozen corn kernels
3/4 cup purchased barbecue sauce
1 tablespoon chili powder
1 1/2 cups halved cherry or grape tomatoes
1/4 cup chopped scallions

Directions Step-By-Step

cook macaroni according to package directions. Add corn to the same pot two minutes before pasta is done cooking. Drain pasta and corn, reserving the pasta cooking water.
Mix barbecue sauce and chili powder in a large bowl.
Stir in macaroni, corn, tomatoes, and scallions until mixed. If sauce becomes too thick, stir in enough reserved pasta water to thin it out. Makes six servings.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides