Cheesy Beef Pasta Recipe

3 2
Publisher Photo

Cheesy Beef Pasta Recipe

Be the first to add a review
3 2
Publisher Photo
A satisfying supper's just 15 minutes away with this can't-miss stovetop dish. As Janalee Watkins of Vernal, Utah explains, "Four cheeses blend with the ground beef and tomatoes for a pasta entree that's rich and flavorful."
MAKES:
2 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
MAKES:
2 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 15 min.

Ingredients

  • 1 cup uncooked penne pasta
  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes, drained
  • 1/2 cup chopped green onions
  • 2 tablespoons cream cheese
  • 1/4 cup each shredded Swiss, cheddar and Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon salt

Directions

Cook pasta according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a large skillet, cook beef over medium heat until no longer pink; drain. Stir in tomatoes. Bring to a boil.
Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered for 3 minutes. Stir in onions and cream cheese. Cook and stir until cream cheese is melted. Drain pasta; add to the beef mixture. Stir in the shredded cheeses and salt. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Cheesy Beef Pasta in Quick Cooking November/December 2004, p53

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 548 calories, 27g fat (15g saturated fat), 106mg cholesterol, 969mg sodium, 40g carbohydrate (10g sugars, 5g fiber), 39g protein.

  • 1 cup uncooked penne pasta
  • 1/2 pound ground beef
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes, drained
  • 1/2 cup chopped green onions
  • 2 tablespoons cream cheese
  • 1/4 cup each shredded Swiss, cheddar and Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 to 1/2 teaspoon salt
  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a large skillet, cook beef over medium heat until no longer pink; drain. Stir in tomatoes. Bring to a boil.
  2. Reduce heat; simmer, uncovered for 3 minutes. Stir in onions and cream cheese. Cook and stir until cream cheese is melted. Drain pasta; add to the beef mixture. Stir in the shredded cheeses and salt. Yield: 2 servings.
Originally published as Cheesy Beef Pasta in Quick Cooking November/December 2004, p53

Select the Newsletters that interest you to subscribe

By entering my email and clicking the subscribe button below, I am opting to receive the newsletters I have selected.

Please enter a valid email

You Are successfully subscribed

ERROR! Please try Again

Reviews forCheesy Beef Pasta

My Review
Click stars to rate
Loading Image
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review