Mexican Pasta Skillet


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Mexican Pasta Skillet

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    This recipe is like the best mash-up of tacos and mac and cheese, and it only uses one skillet to make clean up a breeze.

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Serves 6
    Mexican Pasta
    1 tbsp.Gustare Vita olive oil
    1 lbs.93%-lean ground turkey
    ½ c.Hy-Vee Short Cuts chopped white onions
    2 c.uncooked whole grain elbow pasta
    1(10-oz.) can Hy-Vee mild enchilada sauce
    1(8-oz.) can Hy-Vee no-salt-added tomato sauce
    1 c.Hy-Vee refrigerated fresh mild salsa
    1 c.Hy-Vee 33%-less-sodium chicken broth
    ½ c.Hy-Vee frozen whole-kernel corn
    ½ c.Hy-Vee canned no-salt-added black beans, drained and rinsed
    ¼ c.Hy-Vee Short Cuts chopped green bell peppers
    1poblano pepper, seeded and chopped
    1 c.finely shredded Mexican cheese blend, divided
    Optional Toppings
    Hy-Vee light sour cream
    Fresh cilantro, chopped
    Tomatoes, chopped
    Avocado, pitted, peeled, and chopped
    Hy-Vee Santa Fe-style tortilla chips

    Things To Grab

    • Large skillet with lid


    1. Heat oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add ground turkey. Cook until browned, stirring occasionally to break into crumbles. Drain and discard drippings. Add onions; cook for 5 minutes or until softened.

    2. Stir in pasta, enchilada sauce, tomato sauce, salsa, and chicken broth. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, covered, for 10 minutes or until pasta is al dente, stirring once halfway through.

    3. Add corn, black beans, and bell and poblano peppers. Gently toss to combine. Stir in 1/2 cup cheese; cook for 1 to 2 minutes more or until cheese is melted.

    4. Top with remaining 1/2 cup cheese. Garnish with sour cream, cilantro, tomato, avocado, and/or tortilla strips. Serve immediately.

    Nutrition facts


    410 Calories per serving

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 15g
    • Cholesterol: 70mg
    • Sodium: 880mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 42g
    • Protein: 26g

    Daily Values

    Iron 15%
    Calcium 15%
    Vitamin D 0%
    Potassium 8%

    Recipe Source:

    Balance January 2019