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bacon cheeseburger pasta dinner!

Recipe by
Amy H.
Detroit, MI

Fun Fact: There are 400 calories in a Wendy's Jr. Bacon Cheeseburger. I have no idea how many calories are in this dish. Probably a bunch of em! The pictures are of the recipe doubled!

yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For bacon cheeseburger pasta dinner!

  • 1/2 lb
    rotini pasta
  • 6 slice
    bacon, crisply cooked and crumbled
  • 1 lb
    ground beef
  • 1 sm
    onion finely chopped
  • 1 lb
    velveeta cheese cut into small cubes
  • 1 c
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/4 tsp
  • 1/8 tsp
  • diced tomato (optional)

How To Make bacon cheeseburger pasta dinner!

  • 1
    Cook Spiral pasta according to package directions, drain, set aside and keep warm.
  • 2
    In a deep skillet, brown ground beef with diced onion. Drain
  • 3
    Return skillet to stove over low heat. Add in pasta, Velveeta, milk, salt, pepper and butter. Stir until cheese is melted and creamy.
  • 4
    Stir in crispy, crumbled bacon. Sprinkle with diced fresh tomato if desired and serve!