One Pan Homemade Cheesy Turkey Taco Pasta. Ever need a taco however you have no taco shells in the home??? Try this enjoyable new twist on a Homemade Hamburger Helper recipe. It's gonna be the best factor you may make all week!! And it has all these nice flavors you get with a taco however much less work to make. I imply, I like a taco however there's a number of prep work to get these tacos on the desk.

Nothing is less complicated to make than a Hamburger Helper or Tuna Helper for dinner. Until now!!! I've to say, I've made my share of Hamburger Helper dishes. After coming residence from a busy day at work, the considered spending a pair hours within the kitchen is not my concept of enjoyable! I do not find out about you, however I need one thing quick and scrumptious! This "Homemade Hamburger helper" is straightforward to make,the elements are a cinch to seek out, and it is prepared in lower than 25 minutes. Also, I do love figuring out precisely what I'm consuming.

We truly ought to name this dish "Turkey Helper" as an alternative of "Hamburger Helper", since there is no hamburger within the dish.... we made it with Turkey. Hey, it cuts energy and nobody will know its not hamburger! But, hamburger or rooster will be substituted for the turkey. I all the time say use what you have got within the Pantry/Fridge. Cauliflower may be used on this dish in the event you needed a vegetarian meal!

Homemade Cheesy Turkey Pasta (Turkey Helper) One Pan Dinner!!!!

As I discussed, it is a very simple quick dinner to make and, by utilizing Turkey, it cuts energy with out chopping any of that fantastic taco taste. From begin to end this recipe will be on the desk in 20 minutes!!!!! We used a turkey breast and finely reduce the meat- floor turkey or floor beef will work the identical and is a little bit quicker as a result of no chopping is required. Cook the meat and when it is beginning to brown add the taco seasoning, inexperienced chilies, salsa, and water. Bring to a boil.

After it begins to boil stir within the dry pasta. Turn down the warmth so the water is at a sluggish boil. Cover, and prepare dinner the pasta till accomplished in keeping with the time on the pasta bundle. Our pasta took 8 minutes.

When pasta is completed and the liquid has decreased by about half, flip off the warmth. Gently stir within the cream cheese and cheddar cheese. Add chopped cilantro or parsley.

Add jalapenos if you'd like some spice! Serve and Enjoy!!!!!

We use do-it-yourself taco seasoning for a number of causes; The major being, the do-it-yourself seasoning has a lot extra taste. We all the time have this taco seasoning in our pantry!!!

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Easy Cheesy Turkey Taco Pasta

Easy Cheesy Turkey Taco Pasta is prepared in beneath 20 min and multi function pan! Pasta and low fats turkey are smothered in a tacky taco seasoned sauce
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Course: Dinner, Main Course, Main Dish, Pasta
Cuisine: American, Mexican
Keyword: Pasta, Taco, Turkey
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 20 minutes
Servings: 4 Servings
Calories: 285kcal
Author: Belly Laugh Living


  • 8 Ounces Ground Turkey (or Chopped Turkey Breast)
  • 5 Ounces Pasta
  • 1 1/2 Tablespoons Taco Seasoning
  • 4 Ounces Canned Green Chilies
  • 1 Cup Salsa
  • 1 1/2 Ounces Cheddar Cheese Shredded
  • 2 1/2 Tablespoons Whipped Cream Cheese


  • Brown turkey in a big saute pan. About 3 to 4 minutes
  • When turkey is nearly accomplished add the Taco Seasoning and Green Chilies. Cook for about one minute.
  • Stir salsa into the turkey combination
  • Add 2 cups of water. Stir into the turkey combination.
  • Add dry pasta to turkey combination. Bring to a boil. Turn right down to a sluggish boil and canopy. Cook for time said on pasta packaging. The pasta we use takes 8 minutes to prepare dinner al dente.
  • When pasta is completed to the way in which you prefer it. Turn off the warmth.
  • Stir cheddar cheese and cream cheese into the pasta combination.
  • Top with chopped inexperienced onions, cilantro and or jalapenos. It's additionally good with a dollop of bitter cream.
  • Enjoy


Calories: 285kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Protein: 22g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 2g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 47mg | Sodium: 769mg | Potassium: 465mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 5g | Vitamin A: 572IU | Vitamin C: 5mg | Calcium: 119mg | Iron: 1mg
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