Introduction: Homemade Hamburger Helper Chili Mac

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Homemade Hamburger Helper Chili Mac is easy to make, only requires a few ingredients, and can be ready in about 30 minutes. Feel better about the food you are eating by making this homemade version of the popular boxed dinner!

Step 1: The Ingredients:

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1 pound ground beef

2 tablespoons chili seasoning

1 tablespoon corn starch

1 can diced tomatoes with peppers, onions, and celery (14.5 ounces)

1 can tomato sauce (8 ounces)

1 3/4 cups water

1/4 cup milk

2 1/2 cups macaroni

1/4-1/2 teaspoon salt (optional)

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Step 2: Instructions:

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Mix chili seasoning and corn starch in a small bowl; set aside.

Brown ground beef in a large skillet over medium heat stirring occasionally, 8-10 minutes. Drain if necessary.

Add tomatoes, tomato sauce, water, milk, and seasoning mixture; stir until combined.

Add macaroni and bring to a boil. Lower heat to simmer. Cover and cook 13-16 minutes or until macaroni is tender, stirring occasionally. Let sit 5 minutes before serving.

Step 3: The Finished Dish!

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gdsmit1 (author)2017-05-26

Chili seasoning? Do you mean those packets of chili seasoning? Or do you mean Chili powder?

MindyB20 (author)gdsmit12017-05-26

I use the pacakge of chili seasoning, not chili powder.


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