Hamburger and Pasta Skillet

Hamburger and Pasta Skillet

Hamburger and noodles or pasta team up in this skillet recipe, an all-in-one dinner in a skillet. It's fast and easy and budget-friendly.
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  • Serves: 6 persons



  1. Step 1

    In a large heavy skillet, cook bacon until crisp; remove to paper towels and set aside.
  2. Step 2

    Add onion to the bacon drippings and cook for 2 minutes. Crumble the ground beef into the skillet and continue cooking until the beef is no longer pink, stirring frequently.
  3. Step 3

    Add the tomatoes, green bell pepper, chili sauce, tomato paste, garlic powder, salt, and a dash of pepper. Stir to blend.
  4. Step 4

    Add the uncooked noodles or pasta to the ground beef mixture along with the water.
  5. Step 5

    Cover the pan and reduce the heat to low. Cook for 30 minutes, or until the noodles are tender. Check after about 20 minutes and add more water, if necessary.
  6. Step 6

    Crumble the drained bacon and add it to the dish or use it as a garnish.