Black Bean Southwestern Pasta Bake

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  • Dish Type: Main
  • Temp: 375
  • Prep Time: 20 minute(s)
  • Cook Time: 1.0 hour(s)
  • Servings: 6
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Ingredients

1 can Black beans , drained and rinsed
1 can Corn , drained and rinsed
1 can Tomatoes , diced
1 medium Jalapeno , diced, (alternate: chipotle pepper)
8 oz Penne noodles
2 tbsp Chili powder
1 tsp Cumin
16 oz Chunky salsa , medium
3 cup Cheese (cheddar jack) , shredded

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees.

  2. Prepare pasta according to package directions. Drain and return to large saucepan.

  3. Stir in diced tomatoes, jalapeno, corn, black beans, cumin, chili powder, 1 cup cheese, and salsa; blend gently together until all ingredients are distributed.

  4. Transfer to 3-quart non-stick baking dish and spread out evenly.

  5. Top with 2 cups shredded cheese.

  6. Bake uncovered until cheese is melted and golden, about 40 minutes.


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