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Hearty Chili Macaroni

Yield 6 servings (1 1/2 cups each)

Ingredients

  • 8 ounces dry small elbow macaroni, uncooked (8 oz = 2 cups)
  • 1 pound ground sirloin beef
  • 1 medium onion, chopped (1 med = about 1/2 cup)
  • 1 can (15 oz each) red kidney beans, drained, rinsed
  • 1 can (14.5 oz each) Hunt's Petite Diced Tomatoes with Mild Green Chilies, undrained
  • 1 envelope (1.25 oz each) chili seasoning mix
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons granulated sugar

How to Make It

  1. Hands On: 20 minutes
    Total: 20 minutes

    Cook macaroni according to package directions.

    Brown meat with onions in large skillet over medium-high heat while cooking macaroni; drain. Add beans, tomatoes with their liquid, the chili seasoning and sugar; stir until well blended. Bring to a boil; cover. Reduce heat to low; simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.

    Drain macaroni; stir into meat mixture.