Taco Bake Casserole

Find a casserole that wows with this Taco Bake Casserole! Mac and cheese and traditional taco ingredients are a match made in casserole heaven.

Preparation time

  • Prep Time 20min.
  • Total Time 40min.
  • Servings 6 servings, 1 cup each


  • 1 pkg. (14 oz.) KRAFT Deluxe Macaroni Cheese Dinner
  • 1 lb. ground beef
  • 1 pkg. (1-1/4 oz.) TACO BELL® Taco Seasoning Mix
  • 3/4 cup BREAKSTONE’S or KNUDSEN Sour Cream
  • 1-1/2 cups KRAFT Shredded Cheddar Cheese, divided
  • 3/4 cup TACO BELL® Thick Chunky Salsa


  1. Heat oven to 400°F.
  2. Prepare Dinner as directed on package. While Macaroni is cooking, cook meat with taco seasoning as directed on package.
  3. Stir sour cream into prepared Dinner, spoon half the Dinner mixture into 8-inch square baking dish sprayed with cooking spray. Top with layers of meat mixture, 1 cup shredded cheese and remaining Dinner mixture, cover.
  4. Bake 15 min., top with salsa and remaining shredded cheese. Bake, uncovered, 5 min. or until cheese is melted.

Source: kraftrecipes.com