This needs no introduction.
Texas Mac & Cheese
1 pound of Elbow Macaroni
1 pound of Bulk Sausage, I use Vegetarian Gimme Lean Sausage.
1 C Diced Onion
16 oz of your favorite Salsa
2 - 8 oz packages of Shredded Queso Quesadilla Cheese
Pickled Jalapeno Nacho Slices, from a jar or can.
Chopped Fresh Cilantro
Heavily butter a 3 quart casserole.
Cook Pasta according to package directions, drain and set aside.
In a large skillet:
Heat 2 TBS of Vegetable Oil. Sauté the Sausage and Onion, just until browned.
Add the Salsa.
Layer the ingredients into the casserole dish:
1/2 of the Macaroni
1/2 of the Sausage/Onion Sauce
1/2 of the Cheese
Bake at 350 degrees, uncovered, for 30 - 40 minutes.
Serve in individual bowls topped with Tomato Wedges, Jalapeño Slices and Chopped Cilantro.
Peace in the Kitchen!