Mexican Manicotti Bake

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Mexican Manicotti Bake

Prep Time30 mins
Cook Time1 hr
Course: Main Course
Keyword: pasta
Main Protein: Beef, Ground Beef
Cooking Method: Oven
Servings: 6
Calories: 361kcal

Ingredients

  • 1 lb. ground beef browned
  • 16 oz. refried beans
  • 1 Tbsp. taco seasoning
  • 1/2 cup tex mex cheese shredded
  • 4 oz. cream cheese softened
  • 14 oz. tomato sauce
  • 4 oz. green chilies
  • 1-2 box manicotti noodles
  • tex mex cheese shredded
  • 1 foil tray or freezer safe casserole dish square

Instructions

Assembly Instructions:

  • Brown the ground beef. Mix together the cooked ground beef, refried beans, 1/2 cup tex mex cheese, softened cream cheese, 1/2 the tomato sauce, taco seasoning, and green chilies in a large bowl.
  • With a small spoon or piping bag, fill the manicotti noodles with the mixture. Pour the rest of the tomato sauce over everything. Top with a sprinkling of shredded cheese.
  • Place in a square foil casserole dish. If you double it, use a large foil dish. Cover with two layers of aluminum foil. Freeze.

Cooking Instructions:

  • Bake at 350° for one hour if thawed or one and a half hours if cooking from frozen.

Nutrition

Calories: 361kcal | Carbohydrates: 15g | Protein: 20g | Fat: 24g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 9g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 82mg | Sodium: 1213mg | Potassium: 456mg | Fiber: 5g | Sugar: 6g | Vitamin A: 897IU | Vitamin C: 8mg | Calcium: 113mg | Iron: 3mg