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  • Prep 60 min
  • Total 60 min
  • Servings 6

This skillet meal is perfect for weeknight dinners—it's beefy, creamy and cheesy and packed with tomatoes and macaroni--and everyone will ask for seconds! MORE + LESS -

Ingredients

1
lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef
1
medium yellow onion, chopped
2
cloves garlic, finely chopped
1 1/2
cups (from 32-oz carton) Progresso™ beef flavored broth
1
can (15 oz) Muir Glen™ organic tomato sauce
1
can (14.5 oz) Muir Glen™ organic fire roasted diced tomatoes, undrained
1
tablespoon Italian seasoning
1
teaspoon paprika
1/4
teaspoon black pepper
1
cup uncooked elbow macaroni
3
oz cream cheese, cubed
1
cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese (4 oz)
1/2
cup flavored croutons, coarsely crushed

Steps

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  • 1
    Heat 12-inch nonstick skillet over medium-high heat; add beef and onion. Cook 7 to 9 minutes, stirring frequently, until beef is brown; drain, and return to skillet. Add garlic; cook about 1 minute or until garlic is fragrant. Stir in broth, tomato sauce, tomatoes, Italian seasoning, paprika and pepper. Heat to simmering, stirring occasionally. Reduce heat; cover and simmer about 20 minutes or until slightly thickened.
  • 2
    Stir in macaroni; cover and cook 16 to 18 minutes, stirring occasionally, until pasta is tender. Stir in cream cheese until completely melted, about 3 minutes. Sprinkle with shredded cheese; top with crushed croutons.

Expert Tips

  • If you don’t have Italian seasoning, substitute 1 teaspoon each of dried basil, dried oregano and dried rosemary in the recipe.
  • Don’t have macaroni? Substitute penne or rotini pasta.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
410
Calories from Fat
180
% Daily Value
Total Fat
20g
31%
Saturated Fat
10g
49%
Trans Fat
1g
Cholesterol
80mg
26%
Sodium
850mg
36%
Potassium
260mg
7%
Total Carbohydrate
33g
11%
Dietary Fiber
3g
14%
Sugars
6g
Protein
24g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
25%
25%
Vitamin C
2%
2%
Calcium
20%
20%
Iron
20%
20%
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 1 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 2 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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