Cheesy Taco Mac Recipe

Looking for an easy cheesy taco mac recipe? Learn how to make cheesy taco mac using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by southwindfarmpal

Makes 12 servings



macaroni and cheese with taco meat

Recipe Ingredients for cheesy taco mac

1 lb ground beef
15 oz tomatoes, diced
15 oz beans, chili
1 small onion, diced
3 cloves garlic, minced
2 tsp chili powder
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp pepper
4 oz velveeta cheese, cubed
8 oz low fat cottage cheese
4 oz low fat cream cheese
4 oz cheddar cheese, shredded
8 oz macaroni noodles, cooked

Recipe Directions for cheesy taco mac

  1. brown ground beef with onion and garlic; skim off fat. Add tomatoes, beans, and spices; simmer 15 minutes. Mix velveeta, cream cheese and cottage cheese and microwave until melted; stir until smooth.

  2. Place cooked noodles in the bottom of a 9 x 13 pan; spread cheese mixture over noodles and spoon meat mixture on top. Sprinkle with shredded cheddar. Bake @350 for 25-30 minutes.

Categories

Beef, Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 182.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
256
Calories from Fat
77
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
8.5g
13%
Saturated Fat
4.7g
23%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
53mg
18%
Sodium
557mg
23%
Potassium
448mg
13%
Total Carbohydrates
21.4g
7%
Dietary Fiber
2.5g
10%
Sugars
3.1g
Protein
22.9g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 19%
Calcium 17% Iron 14%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A-
  Good points
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
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