Beef Mexi-Mac & Cheese Skillet with Grape Tomatoes and Green Onions

ready in 15 minutes

Prep & Cook Time: 10-15 min.

Cook Within: 4 days

Difficulty Level: Easy

Spice Level: Not Spicy

Contains: Milk, Wheat

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Sometimes, the thing you need in life is a bowlful of pasta. But what if you also want tacos? This meal gives you both, with tasty beef and gooey cheese.

In Your Box (serves 2)

  • 4 oz. Grape Tomatoes
  • 10 oz. Ground Beef
  • 2 tsp. Fajita Seasoning
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    4 oz. Light Cream
  • 2 Green Onions
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    8 oz. Cooked Penne Pasta
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    1 oz. Shredded Oaxacan Cheese

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Recipe Steps

You Will Need

  • Salt
  • Pepper
  • Cooking Spray
  • 1 Large Non-Stick Pan

Before You Cook

  • 1

    Prepare the Ingredients

    Halve tomatoes. Trim and thinly slice green onions on an angle. Keep white and green portions separate.

  • 2

    Cook the Beef

    Place a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat and generously coat with cooking spray. Add ground beef, seasoning blend, white portions of green onions, tomatoes, ¼ tsp. salt, and a pinch of pepper to hot pan. Cook, breaking up meat, until no pink remains, 4-6 minutes. Drain fat from pan, if desired.

  • 3

    Finish the Skillet

    Add cream to pan and bring to a simmer. Once simmering, stir occasionally until slightly thickened, 2-3 minutes. Add cheese and stir until melted, 30-60 seconds. Stir in pasta and ¼ tsp. salt. Cook until warmed through, 1-2 minutes.

  • 4

    Finish the Dish

    Plate dish as pictured on front of card, garnishing pasta with green portions of green onions. Bon appétit!

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