Chili Mac N beef Casserole by freda

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FREDA GABLE

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@cookin4me

This CHILI MAC casserole Version Was brought to a PotLuck, (this is MY OWN VERSION of her recipe)
Never Fails to Dissappear, with 2# of beef your sure to have more beef than beans in this dish.

Easy Healthy and Tasty. Tastes even better on day 2.

Lightly Spiced, Just add a green salad & some fritos on your plate for a Full Meal Deal.

Rating:

★★★★★ 7 votes

Comments:
Serves:
8 healthy portions
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

  • CHILI MAC N BEEF CASSEROLE USE 9 X13 BAKING DISH

  • 1 1/2 C
    elbo macaroni cook according tp pkg directions, drain.
  • 2 lbs
    lean ground beef ( salt & pepper season to taste) while browning
  • 1/2 med
    onion, diced
  • 2 cloves
    fresh garlic, or tsp garlic pdr
  • 1 can
    (15 oz) hormel chili with beans
  • 1 can
    (15oz) hormel chili without beans
  • 1 sm
    can green chilies chopped (add juice)
  • 1 tsp
    cumin (i added 2 tsp)
  • 1-1/2 tsp
    salt
  • ·
    pepper to taste
  • 1 pkg
    lawreys or mccormicks taco seasoning
  • 2 C
    shredded mexican cheese blend
  • TOPPINGS

  • ·
    blk olives, sour cream & green onions , tortilla chips or fritos(optional) toppings

How to Make Chili Mac N beef Casserole by freda

Step-by-Step

  1. PREHEAT OVEN 375.
    Pam spray your 9X13 dish set aside.
    Cook Macaroni according to Pkg Directions. DRAIN.
  2. As Macaroni is cooking; in a large Skillet or SAUCE PAN, Brown the beef, onion, garlic, over Med Heat. DRAIN off any Fat.
  3. Stir in the Chili, both Cans,
    Rinse cans with 1 TBS water ea, add to pan.
  4. add seasonings, toss well. continue heating till hot and bubbly
    ADD Drained Macaroni, to the Beef mixture. Toss well.
  5. Transfer to a (PAM)cooking sprayed 9 X 13 Baking dish
    COVER, & Bake @ 350 for 20-25 min or till bubbly.
  6. Uncover; Sprinkle with Cheese, Bake another 8-10 min longer, only until cheese is fully melted.
    Remove from Oven Serve with a Dollop of Sour Cream Black Olives and green Onions sprinkled on top.

    Hint:
    for a full meal deal, add a green salad & Fritos . . . Enjoy

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