Skillet Smack’en Mac With Glorys®

Skillet Smack’en Mac With Glorys®

Course Type: Main Course

Preparation Time: 20 minutes

Macaroni, beef, tomatoes…Need we say more?

Ingredients:

  • 2 10.5-oz. containers NatureSweet Glorys® tomatoes, halved
  • 1/2 pound elbow macaroni
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 garlic cloves, sliced
  • 1 large onion, diced
  • 1 pound lean ground beef
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 tsp. pepper
  • 1 tsp. dried basil
  • 2 tbsp. tomato paste
  • 2 cups cheddar cheese, grated

Instructions:

  1. Cook and drain the pasta. Set the drained pasta aside.
  2. Meanwhile, in a skillet, heat the oil over medium heat and sauté the garlic and onions until the onions begin to wilt, about 3 minutes.
  3. Add ground beef and spices, and continue to cook until the meat is browned.
  4. Add tomatoes, and continue to cook until they start to soften, about 3 minutes.
  5. Stir in the tomato paste, and combine all the ingredients. Continue to heat for another 5 minutes, stirring to meld all the flavors.
  6. Top with the grated cheese and allow to melt before serving.

    For a more adult version, feel free to add a couple of drops of your favorite hot sauce or 1 tsp. of chili flakes.

    Serves 6-8