Cheddar Melt Chili
Recipe from Betty Crocker

This ground beef dish gets its heat from three different sources--salsa, beans and chili powder. Hamburger Helper® dinner mix makes it easy.

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Servings: 6
Prep Time: 20 mins
Total Time: 30 mins
Related Categories: Beef, Chili, Ground Beef
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    lean (at least 80%) ground beef
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    hot water
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    large tomato, chopped (about 1 cup)

In 4-quart Dutch oven, cook beef over medium-high heat 5 to 7 minutes, stirring occasionally, until thoroughly cooked; drain.
Stir in hot water, sauce mix and uncooked pasta (from Hamburger Helper box), salsa, milk, chili powder and beans. Heat to boiling, stirring frequently.
Reduce heat; cover and simmer about 10 minutes, stirring occasionally, until pasta is tender.
Remove from heat; stir. Sprinkle each serving with 2 tablespoons cheese and tomato.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 480, Fat, total (g) 17, chol. (mg) 65, sat. fat (g) 7, carb. (g) 53, Trans fatty acid (g) 1, fiber (g) 7, sugar (g) 12, pro. (g) 29, vit. A (IU) 729, vit. C (mg) 4, sodium (mg) 2080, calcium (mg) 252, iron (mg) 5, Starch () 3, Other Carb () 1, Lean Meat () 3, Fat () 1, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
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