Main Dishes

Pizza Macaroni and Cheese

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A yummy combination of pizza and macaroni and cheese.

6
1 pound pennette (small penne)
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 green pepper, roughly diced
8 ounces mushrooms, sliced
1 red onion, diced
1 teaspoon black pepper, divided
2 cloves garlic, minced
1 can diced tomatoes, drained
4 ounce package mini turkey pepperoni, divided
4 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/4 cup flour
2 cups fat free milk
3 cups Italian cheese blend, shredded
2 teaspoons Italian seasoning
Cook pasta according to package directions and drain well. In a large skillet add olive oil and heat up over medium high heat. When oil is hot add peppers, mushrooms, and red onions. Season with 1/2...
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Nutritions

Calories
250

Sodium
380mg
15% DV

Fat
16g
25% DV

Protein
7g
15% DV

Carbs
21g
7% DV

Fiber
2g
9% DV

Not just your average chicken quesadilla recipe! Stuffed with sweet corn, zesty black beans, and sauteed peppers and onions, the cheesy, flavorful, Mexican-inspired meal is a family-friendly dinner for any night of the week. Garnish each plate with sour cream, salsa, guacamole, or pickled red onions, and serve the quesadillas with a side of tortilla chips, pico de gallo, and summer corn salad. It's a fast, fresh, and tasty supper!

1 T olive oil
1/2 sweet onion
1/2 red bell pepper
1 clove garlic
1 c cooked, chopped chicken
15.5 oz can black beans
1 c corn
3/4 t kosher salt
1/4 t cumin
1/4 t chili powder
1/4 t smoked paprika
ground black pepper ( to taste )
2 T chopped fresh parsley or cilantro
8 flour tortillas
1 c grated Monterey Jack cheese
1 c grated cheddar cheese
4
  • Heat olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the onion, bell pepper, and garlic; cook until lightly browned, about 1-2 minutes.
  • Reduce the heat to medium-low. Add the...
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Nutritions

Calories
1815

Sodium
2358mg
98% DV

Fat
130g
201% DV

Protein
56g
112% DV

Carbs
90g
30% DV

Fiber
18g
75% DV