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Healthier Homemade One Pot Hamburger Helper | halfbakeharvest.com
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Healthier Homemade One Pot Hamburger Helper

Swapping out the boxed stuff and making this childhood special...but homemade and healthier!
Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time20 minutes
Total Time30 minutes
Servings: 6
Calories: 675kcal



  • 1. In a large pot set over medium hight heat, add the olive oil, onion and beef. Season with salt and pepper. Cook until brown all over, breaking up the meat as you go, about 10 minutes. Stir in the chili powder, paprika, and garlic powder, cook another minute.
    2. Add the pasta and zucchini and toss to coat, then pour in the broth and milk. Add the ketchup and stir to combine. Season with salt.
    3. Bring to a gentle boil over medium high heat. Simmer 5-8 minutes until the pasta is al dente, stirring often.
    4. Stir in the cheese and cook another few minutes until very creamy.
    5. Divide the pasta among bowls and top with fresh parsley. Enjoy!


Calories: 675kcal