Skillet Lasagna Mexicana
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Cheesy comfort food on the table in 30 minutes
Recipe type: Main Dish
Cuisine: Mexican
Serves: 6 servings
  • ½ package pasta (about 2 ¼ cups)
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 package taco seasoning mix
  • 1 ½ cups hot water
  • 1 cup cottage cheese
  • ⅓ cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • ⅔ cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  1. Cook pasta al dente according to package directions
  2. In large skillet, brown ground beef over medium heat.
  3. Sprinkle taco seasoning over meat, then add water.
  4. Reduce heat and cover. Simmer for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  5. Add cottage cheese and parmesan cheese. Stir well.
  6. Add pasta and heat thoroughly
  7. Pour into serving dish and top with mozzarella cheese.
  8. Garnish with chopped tomato, parsley and olives if desired.
6 adult servings OR 8 -9 kid servings.
Recipe by A Pinch of Joy at