- Preparation time: 5 minutes
- Cooking time: 25 minutes
- Ready in: 30 minutes
Taco is always an ultimate favorite food for most people. The hamburger, diced tomatoes, and corn paired well with garlic, onion, and green chilies. How about combining the goodness of taco and the creamy, cheesy pasta? That will be good, especially for your dinner on a busy weekday because it is very simple to make this tasty meal. The recipe below will help you to prepare the One Pot Cheesy Taco Pasta.
How To Make One Pot Cheesy Taco Pasta
This incredible Cheesy Taco Pasta is going to be ready only in a half hour. No need to put too much effort into making this, you still can serve it for your family. Now, let’s just start the step.
- A pound of ground beef
- 8 oz of elbow macaroni
- Two teaspoons of minced garlic
- One package of taco seasoning
- 10 oz of diced tomatoes
- Two cups of water
- A cup of frozen Kernel corn
- A pinch of salt and pepper
- One of bell pepper (or a half red pepper, and another half green pepper)
- Cooking spray
- Cilantro or fresh basil
- Two cups of shredded cheddar cheese
- A cup of chopped onion
1First of all, the thing that you need to do is preparing a large skillet and preheat it over medium heat. Spray it with the cooking spray, and add two teaspoons of minced garlic and a cup of chopped onion. Cook it for a while. Then, put the ground beef into the skillet. Sprinkle the salt and the pepper for the taste of ground beef. Cook it until the beef is no longer pink. Drain the excess fat and put the beef back into the skillet.
2Next, add the diced tomatoes, taco seasoning, two cups of water, followed by Kernel corn, chopped bell pepper, and the elbow macaroni. Bring it all to aboil and keep stirring continuously to make the mixture well combined. After that, cover the skillet and reduce the heat. Simmer until the pasta tender. Add the cheddar cheese, stir it until the cheese melted. If the pasta is already well cooked, then you can put in a serving plate. Add the chopped fresh cilantro or basil for the garnish.
Now, your delicious cheesy taco pasta is ready to serve. So much easy, right? You don’t need to do such a complicated cooking technique and strange ingredients to make this food. And now, you can enjoy this dinner meal with your family. The heavenly taste of the pasta is going to buzz your mood.