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Skillet Macaroni and Beef Recipe

Looking for an easy Skillet Macaroni and Beef recipe? Learn how to make Skillet Macaroni and Beef using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kateeemarie

Makes 8 servings



A quick tasty Hamburger Helper style meal - homemade

Recipe Ingredients for Skillet Macaroni and Beef

1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef (85 percent lean)
1 large onion, chopped fine
1 large red bell pepper, chopped fine
6 garlic cloves, minced
2 cups elbow macaroni
29 ounces tomato sauce
2 cups chicken broth (low sodium)
1 1/2 teaspoons dried oregano
1 salt
1 pepper
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese

Recipe Directions for Skillet Macaroni and Beef

  1. Cook beef in large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat until no longer pink, about 7 minutes. Drain beef, leaving 2 tablespoons fat in skillet, and reserve. Add onion, red pepper, and garlic to fat in skillet and cook, covered, until softened, about 3 minutes.

  2. Add macaroni, tomato sauce, broth, oregano, and reserved beef to skillet and bring to boil. Cover, reduce heat to low, and simmer, stirring occasionally, until pasta is tender, 8 to 10 minutes. Season with salt and pepper. Sprinkle with cheese. Serve.

Categories

Beef, Main Dish, American

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 324.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
353
Calories from Fat
98
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.9g
17%
Saturated Fat
5.2g
26%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
90mg
30%
Sodium
895mg
37%
Potassium
866mg
25%
Total Carbohydrates
27.7g
9%
Dietary Fiber
2.8g
11%
Sugars
6.5g
Protein
35.1g
Vitamin A 23% Vitamin C 80%
Calcium 14% Iron 29%
* 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
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin B12
  • Very high in vitamin C
  • High in zinc
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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