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Chili Mac

Chili Mac Recipe

Chili Mac

Autumn is upon us, and what better way to embrace the crisp air and falling leaves than with a hearty and warming meal? Enter our star dish: Chili Mac. This soul-satisfying creation is comfort food at its finest, blending the richness of chili with the indulgent allure of macaroni and cheese. Whether you're huddled up for a cozy evening indoors or gearing up for a game day gathering, Chili Mac is a crowd-pleaser that never disappoints.

At the heart of this culinary adventure are the exceptional Mrs. Miller's Chili-Jalapeño Noodles. These aren't your average noodles; they bring a delightful kick of jalapeño spice to the table, elevating your Chili Mac to a whole new level of flavor. Mrs. Miller’s Chili-Jalapeño noodles provide a quick and easy Southwestern meal for your family.

As you take that first mouthwatering bite of your homemade Chili Mac featuring Mrs. Miller's Chili-Jalapeño Noodles, you'll know you've embarked on a culinary adventure tailor-made for autumn or game day gatherings. The warmth of chili, the creaminess of mac and cheese, and the boldness of jalapeño-infused noodles come together in perfect harmony.

So, roll up your sleeves, gather your ingredients, and let the aroma of this Chili Mac guide you to a mealtime experience that's as comforting as it is flavorful. Don't forget to share your creation with family and friends; after all, good food is meant to be shared and savored together. Happy cooking!

  • Prep Time5 min
  • Cook Time5 min
  • Total Time10 min



    • ½ Bag Mrs. Miller's Southwest Chili-Jalapeno Noodles
    • 1 TBS Oil
    • 1 lb Ground beef
    • 1 Green Bell Pepper
    • 1 Cup Onion, finely chopped
    • 3 Cloves Garlic, finely minced
    • 1 Can Pinto Beans
    • 2 Cans Kidney Beans
    • 1 (14.5 oz) Can Diced Tomatoes
    • 1 (16 oz) Can Tomato Sauce
    • 1 (1.25 oz) Packet Chili Seasoning (or make your own see below)
    • 1 1/3 Cup Whole Milk
    • 2 Cups Cheddar Cheese, Shredded

    Homemade Chili Seasoning

    • 1 TBS Chili Powder
    • 1 tsp Ground Cumin
    • 1/4 tsp Cayenne Pepper
    • 1/4 tsp Garlic Powder
    • 1/2 tsp Onion Powder
    • 1 tsp Salt
    • 1/4 tsp Black Pepper

    Other Topping Suggestions

    • Extra Cheese
    • Sour Cream
    • Green Onions
    • Jalapeños
    • Salsa
    • Avocado



    Cook beef in a non stick skillet over medium heat with a little bit of water until fully cooked and no pink.


    Remove from heat and drain fat/grease.


    Heat oil in a large nonstick pot over medium-high heat. Cook green peppers, and onion about 5 minutes until onion translucent.  Add garlic and cook for 1 more minute.


    Add cooked meat, beans, tomatoes, tomato sauce, chili seasoning, milk, half the cheddar cheese, and noodles.*


    Mix, cover and cook for about 10 minutes over medium heat. 


    Then, uncover and cook for another 6-10 minutes.


    Top off with the remaining cheddar cheese. Mix.


    Garnish with roughly chopped fresh parsley and enjoy.

    *If planning to have leftovers we recommend cooking the noodles separately and adding when serving. This way noodles can be refrigerated separately and not get soggy.

    **Chili Mac Soup– Add 1-2 Cups Chicken or Beef Broth (low sodium) to thin it out into a soup consistency near the end and bring to a boil.

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