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Pace® Tex-Italian Pasta Fiesta
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Serves: 8
Prep Time: 25 minutes
Cook Time: 35 minutes
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1 pkg. (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
1/2 cup milk
1 tsp. dried oregano leaves, crushed
1 pkg. (about 10 ounces) frozen chopped spinach, thawed and well drained
1 lb. ground beef
1/4 tsp. garlic powder or 2 cloves garlic, minced
2 cups Pace® Picante Sauce
1 can (15 ounces) tomato sauce
1 tbsp. chili powder
5 cups hot cooked medium macaroni
1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese, (4 ounces)

Stir cream cheese until smooth. Stir in milk, oregano and spinach. Set aside.

In medium skillet over medium-high heat, cook beef and garlic powder until beef is browned, stirring to separate meat. Pour off fat. Stir in picante sauce, tomato sauce, chili powder and macaroni.

In 3-quart shallow baking dish spoon half the macaroni mixture. Top with spinach mixture and remaining macaroni mixture. Cover.

Bake at 400°F. for 30 minutes or until hot. Uncover and sprinkle with mozzarella cheese. Bake 5 minutes more or until cheese is melted. Serve with additional picante sauce.

To thaw spinach, microwave on HIGH 3 minutes, breaking apart with fork halfway through heating.

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