Taco Tuna Macaroni

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

My sil was coming over and my refrigerator was bare. So the next stop was to look in the pantry. I had pasta, tuna, some French's Onion rings, spices , cream of chicken soup and can of peas; I was hoping for corn.
I put it all together and it was delicious! Just a little left for tomorrow's lunch.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
9x13 pan
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 16 oz
    pkg. elbow macaroni, cooked-al dente
  • ·
    juice of 1/2 a lemon
  • 2 lg
    cans albacore tuna,water drained
  • 1 pkg
    french's taco dry mix
  • 2 can
    10 3/4 oz. each cream of chicken soup
  • 2
    soup cans of water
  • 1/4 c
    dehydrated onions
  • 2 Tbsp
    dried parsley
  • 14 oz
    can peas with liquid
  • garnish:
    1 cup shredded cheese and 1 cup durkee's french fried onion rings

How to Make Taco Tuna Macaroni

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook macaroni in boiling water for 8 minutes. Drain and place in a large bowl( I used my mixer bowl) and squeeze 1/2 of a lemon over the pasta .Mix to coat.
    Heat oven to 350^.
  2. Add all remaining ingredients to the bowl and mix to blend. Do not drain the peas (or corn If you are using that-which I prefer) but use use what you have.Use the taco mix straight from the package.Don't add any salt as there is enough in all the other ingredients.
  3. Spray a 9x13-inch baking dish and pour the mixture into the dish and spread evenly.
    Top with the onion rings and cheese.
    Bake for 45 minutes , until bubbly and cheese has melted.Remove from oven add 1/2 cup more cheese over top and let set for 5 minutes. Then Enjoy!

Printable Recipe Card

About Taco Tuna Macaroni

Course/Dish: Fish Pasta Tacos & Burritos
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American


Show 3 Comments & Reviews

17 Snacks for Football Season

17 Snacks for Football Season


There is much to love about weekends in the fall. Cooler weather, fall foliage, and, most importantly, football. Go all out on game day and make one of these 17 snack recipes. For those football enthusiasts, these goodies will be great if you’re celebrating a team win or comfort eating because the score is not […]

October Dinner Ideas

October Dinner Ideas


Sweaters and pumpkins and comfort foods, oh how we love when October comes around! The catalyst for cool weather and the holidays, October calls for some of our favorite fall dinner recipes. From soup to pork to pasta, these hearty family dinner recipes are full of flavor and sure to be loved by all. In […]

23 Fall Crock Pot Dinner Recipes

23 Fall Crock Pot Dinner Recipes


With fall comes full family schedules, making getting a nutritious and delicious dinner on the table a challenge. That’s where these Crock Pot recipes come in. From soups to cube steak to meatballs to pasta, these easy slow cooker recipes are perfect for feeding the family. Instead of allocating time to making dinner, you can […]