Spanish Macaroni Skillet

Spanish Macaroni Skillet

Have leftover macaroni? Try this easy, zesty skillet meal that is perfect for a quick family dinner.

10 min. prep time
6 servings
000 Ratings


1 (7-ounce) package uncooked dried elbow macaroni
1/2 cup milk
1 (4-ounce) can chopped green chiles, drained
1 cup fresh chunky salsa, drained
1 (15-ounce) can pinto beans, rinsed, drained
6 (3/4-ounce) slices Land O Lakes® Deli Hot Pepper Jack Cheese, coarsely chopped
Sour cream, if desired


Cook macaroni according to package directions. Drain; keep warm.

Beat milk and egg in medium bowl with fork. Stir in cooked macaroni and chiles.

Melt butter in 10-inch nonstick skillet until sizzling; add macaroni mixture. Cover; cook over low heat 12-15 minutes or until set. Remove from heat; let stand 5 minutes.

Heat salsa and beans in 2-quart saucepan over medium heat 5-8 minutes or until heated through.

Invert onto large serving plate or spoon onto individual serving plates. Top with cheese and salsa mixture. Dollop with sour cream, if desired.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 300

Fat: 9g

Cholesterol: 55mg

Sodium: 900mg

Carbohydrates: 40g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 13g

Recipe #11666©2001Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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