*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                            LIGHTHOUSE CASSEROLE
 
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 Serving Size  : 18   Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Hamburger                        Beef
                 Casseroles
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    1       lb           Small shell macaroni
    2       lb           Ground beef
    1       lg           Onion,chopped
    1       cn           (16 oz) kidney beans
    1       cn           (16 oz) cream style corn
    1       cn           (16 oz) tomato sauce
    1                    10 oz. jar chili sauce
    1       cn           (8 oz) mushroom pieces
    1       cn           (3 oz) sliced ripe olives,
                         Drained
    1       c            Shredded Cheddar cheese,
                         Divided
 
   Cook macaroni on the conventional
   range.Meanwhile,crumble ground beef into a dishwasher
   safe plastic colander suspended over a 3 quart
   casserole.Top with chopped onion.Stirring midway
   through cooking,microwave on high 8 to 10 minutes or
   until meat is no longer pink. Discard grease and
   transfer meat to casserole.Stir in beans, corn,tomato
   sauce,chili sauce,mushrooms and olives.Drain macaroni
   and stir meat mixture into it.Divide macaroni mixture
   into desired size casseroles for serving or
   freezing.Makes 3 - 2 quart casseroles ( 6 servings
   each).
  
 
 
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