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Elbows Recipes

Kickin' Chili Mac Pasta Skillet

Main Dish
Makes 8 Servings
Prep Time
35 minutes
Cooking Time
20 minutes
Total Time
55 minutes
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Made with



  • 1 box Dreamfields Elbows
  • 12 Roma tomatoes chopped, divided (1-3/4 pounds)
  • 1 peach peeled, pitted and sliced
  • 1 habanero pepper
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1 pound ground beef (90% lean)
  • 1/4 cup onion diced
  • 1 green chili pepper chopped
  • 1 15 oz can black beans rinsed and drained
  • 1 15 oz can chili beans
  • 3 tablespoons chili powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin ground
  • 2 tablespoons fresh cilantro chopped
  • Cheddar cheese shredded (optional)


  1. Cook pasta according to package directions. Place pasta in large bowl; set aside.
  2. Meanwhile, place two thirds of the chopped tomatoes, the peach slices, habanero pepper, sugar and water in blender or food processor container. Blend or process until smooth; set aside.
  3. Heat medium skillet over medium heat until hot. Add ground beef, onion and chili pepper to skillet. Cook about 6 to 8 minutes or until beef is browned and cooked through, stirring occasionally, breaking beef into crumbles. Drain liquid if necessary.
  4. Add remaining chopped tomatoes to skillet with beef; simmer 3 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add tomato-peach mixture, beans, chili powder and cumin. Increase heat to medium-high; cook 15 minutes, stirring frequently. Reduce heat; simmer 10 minutes.
  5. Add beef mixture to pasta; stir to combine. Add cilantro; toss to combine. Sprinkle with cheese, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

380 Calories

60g Carbohydrates

0g Saturated Fat

360mg Sodium

7g Fat

24g Protein

35mg Cholesterol

12g Dietary Fiber

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