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Wintry Beef 'n' Bean Pasta

(5 Votes)
30 Min

When it's cold outside and you want to serve up some stick-to-your-ribs goodness, throw together this comforting combination of meat, beans, and pasta. With a bowl of this and some warm, crusty bread, you'll be all set to curl up by the fire.

What You'll Need

  • 1/4 cup vegetable oil
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 4 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped
  • 1 (14-1/2 ounce) can diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 3/4 cups chicken broth
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 teaspoon browning and seasoning sauce
  • 2 (14 to 16 ounces each) cans cannellini beans (white kidney beans), undrained
  • 1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley
  • 4 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons black pepper
  • 1/2 pound uncooked elbow pasta
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese

What to Do

  1. In a 6-quart soup pot, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add ground beef and garlic and brown 4 to 6 minutes, or until no pink remains in beef.
  2. Add tomatoes, broth, water, browning and seasoning sauce, beans, parsley, oregano, and pepper; mix well.
  3. Bring to a boil and add pasta. Cook 10 to 12 minutes, or until pasta is tender. Stir in Parmesan cheese and serve in bowls.


Nutritional InformationShow More

Servings Per Recipe: 4

  • Amount Per Serving % Daily Value *
  • Calories 901
  • Calories from Fat 325
  • Total Fat 36g 55 %
  • Saturated Fat 11g 55 %
  • Trans Fat 1.1g 0 %
  • Protein 50g 99 %
  • Amount Per Serving % Daily Value *
  • Cholesterol 88mg 29 %
  • Sodium 820mg 34 %
  • Total Carbohydrates 94g 31 %
  • Dietary Fiber 14g 57 %
  • Sugars 5.2g 0 %

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Way too much oregano! Should it be 1/4 teaspoon? That taste overwhelmed the dish, which says a lot considering all the pasta and beans.

Not trying to say too much since we love 99% of the Mr. Food recipes .... had to throw away all the leftovers which was easily 4+ servings wasted. The basic pasta fagioli w/beef/cheese was fine, but all the seasonings were way off.

Will certainly give this a try this winter. As always, I do think this is more servings than listed (at least 6), but I still love the variety in your recipes can adjust the recipes to suit our needs.

What is Browning or Seasoning Sauce?

It is in a bottle and it's called Kitchen Bouquet


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