American Chop Suey

This is one of my favorite cheap comfort foods. As a young adult I could eat this all week long and many times did. My mom called it American Chop Suey, I just call it Slop!

American Chop Suey

8 Servings

American Chop Suey

This is one of my favorite cheap comfort foods. As a young adult I could eat this all week long and many times did. My mom called it American Chop Suey, I just call it Slop!

Ingredients:

  • 16 ounces small shell pasta
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 2 tablespoons minced garlic
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 cans (10 ounce) tomato soup
  • 20 ounces warm water
  • 6 slices american cheese

Directions:

  1. Boil pasta according to packaged instructions, drain and set aside.
  2. In a medium skillet brown meat, add garlic, onion powder, salt and pepper.
  3. Drain meat and place cheese slices on top of meat, remove from heat, cover and allow cheese to melt into meat.
  4. Add to the pot of drained pasta, the tomato soup and warm water stirring to blend.
  5. Add meat mixture to pasta mixture, stirring to blend well.
  6. Cook over low to medium heat until cheese and soup is blended well.
  7. May need additional salt and pepper as it is very bland.
http://www.thehungryhoarder.com/2011/05/02/american-chop-suey/

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