Macaroni with Beef and Mushroom Recipe

Your family will love the classic combination of this dish.

Preparation Time

15 min.

Cooking Time

20 mins.

Serving Size



  • Pasta/Noodles
  • Beef
  • Del Monte Spaghetti Sauce


  • 2 Tbsp oil
  • 1/3 cup bacon
  • 1/3 cup onion, white
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp garlic
  • 2/3 cup carrot
  • 2/3 cup button mushroom, canned
  • 500 g beef, ground, lean
  • 1 pouch DEL MONTE Italian Style Spaghetti Sauce (560g)
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp pepper, black
  • 2 Tbsp parsley
  • 2 Tbsp basil, fresh
  • 1/2 pack DEL MONTE Elbow Macaroni
  • 1 1/2 cup melting cheese


1. Sauté bacon for 2 minutes. Add onion, garlic, carrot, and mushrooms. Cook for 5 minutes.

2. Add beef and sauté for 10 minutes or until brown. Add DEL MONTE Italian Style Spaghetti Sauce, salt, and pepper. Bring to a boil then turn down to simmer for 5 minutes. Turn off heat then add parsley and basil.

3. Pour over cooked DEL MONTE Elbow Macaroni. Top with cheese.

Lusog Notes

This recipe is high in protein which is important for growth and development and the regulation of enzymes and hormones. It is also rich in vitamin A that helps maintain healthy skin and normal vision and also plays a role in immunity.

Chef`s Tip

Tear basil instead of over chopping them to avoid bruising the leaves which will make it turn black. Add the fresh herbs at the end of cooking to keep the taste vibrant instead of drowning it out from prolonged cooking.

Cooking Skills Needed

  • Boiling
  • Sautéing
  • Simmering
  • Mixing

Cooking Tools Needed

  • Chopping Board
  • Measuring Spoon
  • Spatula
  • Measuring Cups
  • Pot