Macaroni and Cheese Casserole with Ground Beef

Beef Macaroni and Cheese Casserole
Beef Macaroni and Cheese Casserole. burwellphotography/Vetta/Getty Images
    68 min
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This family favorite casserole recipe is a nicely seasoned combination of macaroni pasta, ground beef, and tomatoes. The layers of Cheddar cheese make it hearty and flavorful.

What You'll Need

  • 8 ounces elbow macaroni, uncooked
  • salt
  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1 medium green pepper, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 medium bay leaf
  • 1 can (14.5) ounces stewed tomatoes
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese, divided

How to Make It