This Tex-Mex mac & cheese has a whole lot of kid-pleasing flavors, a little salsa kick and a prep time of just 20 minutes.
What You Need
Original recipe yields 4 servings
1 pkg. (7-1/4 oz.) KRAFT Macaroni & Cheese Dinner
1 lb. extra-lean ground beef
1 cup TACO BELL® Thick & Chunky Salsa
1 cup KRAFT 2% Milk Shredded Cheddar Cheese
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Let's Make It
Prepare Dinner as directed on package.
Meanwhile, brown meat in large skillet on medium heat. Stir in salsa; simmer 5 min., stirring occasionally.
Add Dinner to meat mixture; mix lightly. Top with shredded cheese.
Keeping it Safe
Be sure to thaw frozen ground beef safely. Keep the meat wrapped and thaw it on the bottom shelf of the refrigerator, not on the countertop.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 23g
Saturated Fat 8g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 42g
Dietary Fiber 2g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
4 servings, 1-1/4 cups each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.