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on the cheap chili macaroni

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
sherry monfils
worcester, MA

My mom use to make this, and us children couldn't get enough. It's cheap and easy to make.

(2 ratings)
yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 20 Min

Ingredients For on the cheap chili macaroni

  • 1/2 pkg
    elbow macaroni
  • 1 lg
    can chili beans, any flavor
  • 1
    can diced tomatoes w/ chiles
  • 1/4 c
    chopped onion
  • 1
    8 oz pkg reduced-fat, shredded mexican-style cheese, or cheddar cheese

How To Make on the cheap chili macaroni

  • 1
    Heat oven to 350. Spray a casserole dish w/ cooking spray.
  • 2
    Cook pasta as directed, drain. In lg pot, cook beans, tomatoes and onions over medium heat until bubbly.
  • 3
    Stir in macaroni and 1/2 the cheese, stir until cheese melts. Spoon mix into casserole dish. Bake 20 mins.