This recipe has been making its rounds in the blogging world. And now I know why. This was so delicious! A really wonderful comfort food! :) This will definitely be made again in my house.
8 ou pasta of choice + 1 c reserved pasta water
1.25 lbs ground turkey
1/2 onion, chopped
Packet mild taco seasoning
3 ou cream cheese
1/2 c sour cream
salt and pepper, to taste
1 c shredded sharp cheddar
Cook pasta according to package directions. Reserve 1 cup of pasta water.
Cook the ground turkey until no longer pink, then add the onion and cook for about 5 minutes more. Add taco seasoning and salsa and simmer for another 5 minutes. Mix in the cream cheese, sour cream, salt and pepper, shredded cheese, pasta and pasta water. Simmer over low heat until well incorporated and heated through.
Serve sprinkled with shredded cheese, if desired.