Tex-Mex Macaroni and Cheese

READY IN: 22mins
Recipe by tinajoebob

A favorite side dish at our house, this variety of an old favorite has a little bit of a bite to it.

Top Review by Andtototoo

Nice easy recipe. While the pasta was cooking I just put everything else into a large mixing bowl.. I also added extra cheese. I then added the cooked pasta and put everything into a greased casserole, added more cheese on top, and broiled it until the top was browned.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat broiler and position the rack so that a 1 1/2 quart baking dish will be 4" from the heat source.
  2. Cook pasta in salted water according to pkg. directions; drain.
  3. In same pot, heat sauce with cumin, chili and garlic powders, and pepper over low heat.
  4. Stir in tomatoes and 1 cup cheese; stir until cheese has melted.
  5. Add drained pasta.
  6. Transfer to ungreased 1 1/2 quart baking or casserole dish, and sprinkle with remaining cheese.
  7. Broil until cheese is melted and lightly browned, about 2 minutes.

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