As mom’s we all await the dreaded question… ‘What’s for Dinner?’
I’ve gotta admit… sometimes, I’m not quite on top of my day and I have no idea what to make for dinner! I love it though when I can keep a couple of quick things in the pantry to whip up at a moments notice.
Horizon Fiesta Mac and Cheese is one of those fabulous to-the-rescue meals!
- 1 6ounces box Horizon Pasta Shells and White Cheddar Cheese
- 1 tablaspoon olive oil
- 1/4 cup water
- 1/4 cup onion, small diced
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic, minced
- 1/4 cup carrots, small diced
- 1/4 cup green pepper, small diced
- 1/8-1/4 teaspoon tabasco sauce, to taste
- 1/4-1/2 cup Horizon Shredded Mexican Cheese blend, additional to garnish
- sea salt and pepper to taste
- Prepare Horizon Pasta Shells and White Cheddar Cheese according to package directions.
- Heat sauté pan over medium high heat, add oil, and allow to almost come to smoking point.
- Add onions and sauté 2 minutes until caramelized and brown in color; stirring.
- Add 1 Tbsp water and stir- scraping up small bits from the bottom of the pan.
- Add garlic and sauté 1 minute; stirring.
- Add 1 Tbsp water, add carrots and green peppers.
- Reduce temperature to medium low, add remaining water, cook until vegetables are slightly softened and liquid evaporates.
- Once cooked remove from heat, add tabasco, and salt and pepper to taste.
- When Horizon Pasta Shells and White Cheddar Cheese is ready, add sautéed veggies; gently stir to distribute.
- Garnish with additional Horizon Shredded Mexican Cheese blend, if desired.
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 214Total Fat: 12gSaturated Fat: 5gTrans Fat: 0gUnsaturated Fat: 6gCholesterol: 27mgSodium: 210mgCarbohydrates: 17gFiber: 1gSugar: 2gProtein: 9g
Our family has always loved White Cheddar Cheese Mac and Cheese it was the perfect beginning to create a wholesome, delicious, and simple mac & cheese dish for the Horizon Mac-N-Ator ! You’ve gotta check how cool this recipe collection is…
The Horizon MAC-N-ATOR, the mac-n-cheese recipe generator that will surprise and delight your family, while making your life (a little) easier.
Simply select the ingredients that are already sitting at home and the MAC-N-ATOR will generate a mac & cheese recipe using Horizon Mac & Cheese for you! It’s that easy 🙂
Horizon Fiesta Mac and Cheese is a delicious way to sneak some extra veggies to your families day… everyone will totally LOVE it!
Much Love and Peace~
This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Horizon Organic. The opinions and text are all mine.