Southwest Skillet Dinner

1
Kimberly Kay

By
@KimberlyV65

A spicy macaroni skillet dinner that I found on Muellers. Although the recipe doesn't call for it, you could probably add ground beef (I just followed the original recipe).

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
15 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 8 oz
    elbow macaroni
  • 2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1 medium
    onion, chopped
  • 1 medium
    green bell pepper, chopped
  • 2 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 2 Tbsp
    chili powder
  • 1/2 tsp
    ground cumin
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt (optional)
  • 2 14 oz. can(s)
    diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 15 oz. can(s)
    kidney beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 11 oz. can(s)
    corn, drained
  • 1/2 c
    shredded pepper jack cheese

How to Make Southwest Skillet Dinner

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook and drain pasta according to package directions.
  2. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat; add onion, green pepper, garlic, chili powder, cumin and salt; cook, stirring occasionally, for 4 minutes, or until vegetables are tender.
  3. Add tomatoes, kidney beans and corn; bring to a boil.
  4. Reduce heat; simmer, stirring occasionally, for 15 minutes.
  5. Toss with hot macaroni; sprinkle with cheese.

Printable Recipe Card

About Southwest Skillet Dinner

Course/Dish: Pasta
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




Show 1 Comment & Review

Restaurant Favorite Pasta Recipes You Can Make At Home

Restaurant Favorite Pasta Recipes You Can Make at Home

Kitchen Crew

There is an Italian restaurant in my neighborhood that I absolutely love. When it first opened, I became a regular. Maybe too regular... After one meal I realized that I...

25 Delicious Recipes For Newlyweds

25 Delicious Recipes for Newlyweds

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Now that you've done that whole marriage thing, tackling these delicious recipes shouldn't be a problem. From breakfast to dinner to dessert, these are recipes any newlywed should be able...

20 Drool-worthy Mac And Cheese Recipes

20 Drool-Worthy Mac and Cheese Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Ooey, gooey, cheesy amazingness, macaroni and cheese recipes are our guilty pleasure. Goodness, we love this creamy and yummy dish. If you’re a mac & cheese lover like we are,...