Recipe Source: bushbeans.com
Prep/Cooking Time: Prep Time: 10 minutes / Cook Time: 30 minutes
1 lb. ground beef
1 onion, chopped
2 cans (15.5 ounces) BUSH’S Chili Magic Chili Starter, any variety
1 can (14 1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes
1/2 lb. elbow macaroni
1 can (4.5 ounces) chopped green chilies
4 cups (16 ounces) shredded Mexican cheese blend, divided
Preheat the oven to 350°F. Coat a 9″ x 13″ baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. In a large skillet, brown the ground beef with the onion over medium heat; drain if necessary. Add the Chili Magic and diced tomatoes; cover and cook for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Meanwhile, cook the macaroni according to the package directions; drain. In a large bowl, combine the chili, macaroni, green chilies, and three cups cheese; mix well and spoon into the baking dish. Top with the remaining 1 cup cheese then bake for 12 to 15 minutes, or until heated through and the cheese melted.
Makes 6-8 servings.