creamy Taco Mac

Creamy Taco Mac

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Sarah Ziegler

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@sugarsweet101

I Just found this recipe on pintrest yesterday. I tweaked it a little bit to use up what I had, and make it a little healthier. It was a total hit. Sorry I couldn't upload a photo, I couldn't find the cord for my camera but I assure you it is easy on the eyes.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Serves:
4-6
Prep:
5 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1 lb
    ground chicken
  • 8 oz
    whole wheat rotini pasta
  • 2 tsp
    minced garlic
  • 14 oz
    caned rotel tomatoes, drained
  • 3 oz
    reduced fat cream cheese
  • 1 tsp
    paprika
  • 1 tsp
    chili powder
  • 1/4 c
    water
  • 1/2 small
    onion/ i used a yellow onion
  • 1 Tbsp
    olive oil
  • 1 tsp
    ground pepper to taste

How to Make creamy Taco Mac

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook pasta, drain, and set aside.
  2. In the mean time add your olive oil to a saute pan and add onion caramelize on medium heat, then add ground chicken and cook on medium high heat until no longer white.
  3. Mix in garlic and cook for about 1 min. Then add the tomatoes,chili powder, and paprika. simmer over medium-high heat for 5 min.
  4. stir in the cooked pasta, cream cheese, Greek yogurt, and water. stir until cheese is melted.
  5. simmer over medium-low heat 3-5 min. Then Enjoy!

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About creamy Taco Mac

Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy



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