Southwestern Skillet Mac and Cheese Recipe

Looking for an easy Southwestern Skillet Mac and Cheese recipe? Learn how to make Southwestern Skillet Mac and Cheese using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by hooperw

Makes 6 servings



Sally's Recipe from Weight Watchers? Usually don't mix the cheese in, but put some on top, and the normal recipe is for one cup, but we usually don't use that much.

Recipe Ingredients for Southwestern Skillet Mac and Cheese

1 cup elbow macaroni
16 oz turkey, ground
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup chopped green pepper
2 tablespoons chili powder
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon salt
14 1/2 oz diced tomatoes with juice
8 oz tomato sauce
4 1/2 oz chopped green chiles
1/2 cup water
1/2 cup sharp cheddar cheese, shredded

Recipe Directions for Southwestern Skillet Mac and Cheese

  1. Cook Macaroni

  2. Brown turkey

  3. Stir in onions and salt until onion is tender

  4. Add tomatoes, sauce, chiles and water

  5. Simmer 10 minutes

  6. Add macaroni and cheese and stir

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 266.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
258
Calories from Fat
70
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.8g
12%
Saturated Fat
3.4g
17%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
67mg
22%
Sodium
613mg
26%
Potassium
635mg
18%
Total Carbohydrates
18.8g
6%
Dietary Fiber
3.7g
15%
Sugars
4.6g
Protein
28.0g
Vitamin A 31% Vitamin C 33%
Calcium 13% Iron 17%
* 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 niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • Very high in selenium
  • High in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin B6
  • High in vitamin C
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