Hearty Italian Hot Dish Recipe
Perfect for a busy weeknight - you can have this hearty hot dish on your table in 30 minutes.
- 1 lb. lean ground beef
- 3 ½ cups water
- 14.5 oz. can diced tomatoes with juice
- ½ cup instant rice
- 4-6 oz. shredded Cheddar cheese
Brown ground beef in a large skillet until no longer pink; drain fat. Stir in soup mix, water, tomatoes and rice; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, simmer uncovered, for 20-25 minutes or until pasta and beans are tender. Top with cheese; heat until cheese melts. Makes 6-8 servings.