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Recipe Source: Better Homes and Gardens

Prep/Cooking Time: Start to Finish: 30 minutes


12 ounces dried spaghetti
1 pound ground beef
1 cup chopped onion
1 to 2 tablespoons chili powder
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1 15-ounce can red kidney beans, rinsed and drained
1 14-ounce jar marinara sauce
1/2 cup water
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese (4 ounces)


Cook spaghetti according to package directions. Meanwhile, in a large skillet cook beef and onion until meat is brown and onion is tender. Drain off fat. Stir chili powder and cinnamon into meat mixture; cook and stir for 2 minutes.

Add kidney beans, marinara sauce, and the water. Cook over medium heat until boiling, stirring occasionally.

Place hot cooked spaghetti in a large serving bowl. Spoon sauce over spaghetti; sprinkle with cheddar cheese. Makes 6 servings.