Chicken Bacon Ranch

Jen Geelen

By
@jenji79

A simple recipe that your kids will love.


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Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

5 Min

Ingredients

1 lb
elbow macaroni, cooked
4 slice
bacon, cooked and crumbled
5 1/2 oz
oscar mayer delifresh buffalo style chicken breast, chopped into small pieces
2 Tbsp
butter
2 Tbsp
flour
3 c
milk
1 can(s)
cream of chicken soup
2 c
italian blend shredded cheese
1 tsp
onion powder
1 tsp
garlic powder
1/2 tsp
dried dill
1 tsp
salt
cooking spray

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Melt butter in a large saucepan over medium heat; sprinkle flour evenly into pan. Cook 2 minutes, stirring constantly with a whisk. Combine milk and soup, stirring with a whisk; gradually add milk mixture to saucepan, stirring with a whisk. Bring to a boil; cook 2 minutes or until thick. Remove from heat; let stand 4 minutes. Add 1 Cup Italian cheese blend, onion powder, garlic powder, dill, and salt, stirring until cheese melts. Stir in pasta, chicken, and bacon.
2
Preheat Broiler
3
Spoon mixture in a 13 x 9 baking dish coated with cooking spray. Sprinkle evenly with remaining cheese. Broil 3-5 minutes until heated through and cheese is melted. (Doesn't take long if you cook your pasta while preparing your sauce mixture since the noodles will still be hot when you mix everything together)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Chicken, Pasta, Pork
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #Casserole, #ranch