If you're anything like my family, you always have a taco night each week. I always like to try new things for tea to keep the meals interesting and i've seen alot of these one pot meals with pasta. I thought id give it ago trying to combine pasta and tacos and i've created this Taco Pasta. It simple to make and tastes amazing! My husband was a big fan! The best thing about this dish is that its all in one, Create, make and serve all in the same pot! WINNING!
500g Minced beef
1/2 teaspoon Salt
1 Packet Taco/Mexican Seasoning
2 1/2 cups Water
1 cup Mild Salsa
250g Pasta (I used penne)
1 1/2 cups Shredded Cheese
Toppings - chopped tomatoes, crushed Doritos, sour cream, chives. spring onions (whatever you like)
Preheat a large pot over medium heat. Add beef mince and seasoning, season well. Cook, stirring occasionally until cooked thorough. Stir in water, salsa and uncooked pasta. Stir, cover and reduce heat to a simmer. Cook for about 12/15 minutes until pasta is tender. Turn off heat and stir in cheese. Serve with toppings.
Mum of 2, Wife of a Fifo worker and lover of delicious, creative food.