CREAMY BACON/CHIPOTLE MAC N CHEESE

Lora DiGs

By
@ansky714

WANTED TO MAKE MAC N CHEESE HAD SOME BACON THAT I NEEDD TO USE N ALSO WAS CURIOUS ABOUT USING EVAPORATED MILK ...FOR MORE CREAMINESS.....NOT ONLY DID IT COME OUT CREAMY BUT IT WAS DELICIOUS ....AFTER EATN THIS HUSBAND SAID IT WAS SPECTACULAR :)


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Serves:

4?

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

3 c
uncooked pasta...i used elbows...revised i used 4cups still came out awesome!
4 slice
bacon, choppd....reserve bacon grease....n no this is not dietetic ;)
1/2 c
onion, choppd
2 Tbsp
flour
12 oz
evaporated milk, measurd 1 1/2 cups
3/4 c
half n half
1 Tbsp
chipotle, from chipotle in adobo sauce...add 1/2 tblspn for less heat
3 Tbsp
adobo sauce....add 1 or 2 tablespoons for less heat
2 c
cheddar cheese, shredd
1/4 tsp
black pepper

Directions Step-By-Step

1
IN A LARGE PAN FRY OUT CHOPPD BACON...REMOVE FROM PAN BUT LEAVE BACON GREASE. ADD CHOPPD ONION N SAUTÉ IN GREASE ;)
2
ADD FLOUR N COOK N STIR FOR A MINUTE.
3
ADD EVAPORATED MILK , HALF N HALF, CHOPPD CHIPOTLE , ADOBO SAUCE, BLACK PEPPER N COOKD BACON. ON MED HEAT STIR UNTIL THICK. MAKE PASTA:)
4
LOWER HEAT TO A SIMMER N ADD CHEDDAR CHEESE TO THICKEND MIXTURE N STIR UNTIL MELTD.
5
ADD COOKD PASTA TO CREAMY CHEESE MIXTURE .....ENJOY :)
6
UPDATE....ADD BROCOLLI FLORETS N MAKE THIS DISH KINDA HEALTHY ;)

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta, Pasta Sides
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Southern
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids