Tex-Mex Pasta Bake

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This layered casserole is sure to become one of your family's favorites. Ground turkey or chicken can be substituted for the ground beef. Serve with steamed broccoli and Nestle® Toll House® Chocolate Chip Cookies with ice cream for dessert.

INGREDIENTS (for 8 servings):


  • PREHEAT oven to 400 degrees F.
  • COMBINE creamed spinach and cream cheese in medium bowl. Combine pasta, salsa, beef, tomato sauce and chili powder in large bowl. Spoon 1/2 of pasta mixture into 13x9-inch baking pan; top with spinach mixture. Top with remaining pasta; cover.
  • BAKE for 30 minutes; uncover. Sprinkle with cheese; bake for additional 5 minutes.