Quick Creamy Tex-Mex Beef Pasta
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Quick Creamy Tex-Mex Beef Pasta

Quick Creamy Tex-Mex Beef Pasta

with Peppers and Corn

This Southwest-inspired pasta dish is a packed with flavour and low on prep! It's sure to become a new favourite for busy weeknights.

Tags:
Spicy
Super Quick
Allergens:
Wheat
Mustard
Milk

Produced in a facility that processes milk, sesame, eggs, fish, shellfish, crustaceans, mustard, tree nuts, peanuts, wheat, soybean and sulphites.

Preparation Time15 minutes
Cooking Time5 minutes
DifficultyMedium

Ingredients

serving amount

250 g

Ground Beef

170 g

Spaghetti

(Contains Wheat)

2 tbsp

Tex-Mex Paste

(Contains Mustard May contain Fish, Milk, Sesame, Soy, Sulphites, Wheat, Crustaceans, Egg)

2 tbsp

Tomato Sauce Base

(May contain Wheat, Crustaceans, Soy, Milk, Sesame, Fish, Sulphites, Mustard, Egg)

1 tbsp

Southwest Spice Blend

(May contain Soy, Sulphites, Tree nuts, Wheat, Milk, Mustard, Peanuts, Sesame)

113 g

Corn Kernels

56 mL

Cream

(Contains Milk)

1 unit(s)

Sweet Bell Pepper

¼ cup

Cheddar Cheese, shredded

(Contains Milk)

7 g

Cilantro

Not included in your delivery

0.13 tsp

Pepper*

½ tbsp

Oil*

0.13 tsp

Salt*

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Nutrition Values

Calories880 kcal
Fat40 g
Saturated Fat17 g
Carbohydrate89 g
Sugar12 g
Dietary Fiber8 g
Protein43 g
Cholesterol125 mg
Sodium1280 mg
Trans Fat1 g
Potassium1200 mg
Calcium175 mg
Iron6.5 mg
Due to the different suppliers we purchase our products from, nutritional facts per meal can vary from the website to what is received in the delivered box, depending on your region.

Utensils

Strainer
Large Pot
Measuring Spoons
Measuring Cups
Large Non-Stick Pan

Instructions

Cook spaghetti
1
  • Once water is boiling, add spaghetti and corn to the boiling water.
  • Cook uncovered, stirring occasionally, until tender, 10-12 min.
  • When tender, drain and return spaghetti and corn to the same pot, off heat.
Cook beef and peppers
2
  • Meanwhile, heat a large non-stick pan over high heat.
  • Meanwhile, core, then cut pepper into 1/2-inch pieces.
  • When the pan is hot, add 1/2 tbsp (1 tbsp) oil, then beef and peppers.
  • Cook, breaking up beef into smaller pieces, until no pink remains, 3-4 min.**
  • Season with salt and pepper.
Make sauce
3
  • Add Southwest Spice Blend, Tex-Mex paste, tomato sauce base and 1/4 cup (1/2 cup) water. Cook, stirring constantly, until mixture is well combined, 2-3 min.
  • Remove the pan from heat.
  • Add cream and cheese. Stir to combine, until cheese melts, 1 min.
  • Season with salt and pepper.
Finish and serve
4
  • Pour sauce over spaghetti and corn, then stir to combine.
  • Divide pasta between bowls.
  • Tear or roughly chop cilantro, then sprinkle over pasta.
Modularity Step (under step 2)
5

If you've opted to get ground beef cook it in the same way the recipe instructs you to cook the chorizo.**