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Southwestern Mac and Cheese

Servings 4 servings


  • 1 (6oz) box Horizon Classic Mac - Macaroni & Mild Cheddar Cheese (plus 1/4 cup milk and 2 Tbsp butter as stated on the box)
  • 1 (15oz) can black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 (15oz) can corn, drained
  • 1 cup medium or hot salsa
  • Optional: 1 cup shredded cheddar or pepper jack cheese


  • Prepare mac and cheese according to the box directions.
  • Meanwhile, heat black beans for 2 minutes in the microwave. Keep warm.
  • Heat corn in the microwave for 2 minutes. Keep warm.
  • Once mac and cheese is ready, add the heated beans and corn. Stir in the salsa and heat through. Add additional cheese, if desired, and stir until melted. Serve warm.


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