Estimated cost: about $5.60
pasta $0. 40, lean turkey $2.15, beans $0.55, tomatoes $1.50, other $1
1 lb ground turkey
1/2 tsp garlic powder
1 can pinto beans, drained and rinsed
2 cans diced tomato with chiles
1 cup pasta of your choice
1 Tbl taco seasoning
1/2 cup shredded cheddar
1/2 cup shredded colby Jack
- Cook the meat and garlic powder. When no longer pink, add beans, tomatoes with juices, macaroni, and taco seasoning. Bring to boil.
- Reduce heat to love, cover, and simmer for about 25 minutes-stirring occasionally. During the last minute, sprinkle on the cheese and mix so it melts into the dish.