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hamburger helper

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Melissa Baumann
Palatine, IL

I was looking for something different that was quick and healthy. Looked in the cabinet and thus this recipe was born.

(1 rating)
yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 20 Min

Ingredients For hamburger helper

  • 1 lb
    hamburger or ground turkey
  • 1 can
    diced tomatoes
  • fresh basil to taste
  • elbow macaroni, cooked, to your taste

How To Make hamburger helper

  • 1
    In a skillet, brown hamburger or turkey until no longer pink.
  • 2
    In a pot -- cook macaroni and drain
  • 3
    When meat is cooked, remove any excess grease from pan.
  • 4
    Stir in tomatoes and basil -- cook for 5 minutes to heat through and distribute flavors.
  • 5
    Add macaroni, stir and serve.