Cheesy Shells W/ Spinach Recipe

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Cheesy shells w/ spinach

sherry monfils

By
@smonfils

A comforting dish w/ a little healthy spinach thrown in the mix.


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Prep:

15 Min

Cook:

15 Min

Ingredients

12
oz medium pasta shells from ronzoni healthy harvest
1 Tbsp
unsalted butter
2 Tbsp
flour
1-1/4 c
fat-free milk
1 Tbsp
dijon mustard
1/8 tsp
ground nutmeg
6 oz
reduced-fat, shredded sharp cheddar cheese.
pinch
salt and pepper
1 bunch
spinach, stems removed, leaves chopped

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cook pasta as directed, drain. In lg pot, over medium heat, melt butter. Add flour, cook, stirring for 2 min. Whisk in milk. Cook, stirring until slightly thickened. About 5 min. Whisk in the mustard and nutmeg, 1 cup cheddar cheese, 1/2 tsp salt, and 1/4 tsp pepper. Add the pasta and spinch. Toss to combine. Heat broiler. Spray a 1-1/2 cup baking dish, or 4 12-oz ramekins w/ cooking spray. Transfer pasta mix to baking dish or ramekins. Sprinkle w/ remaining cheddar and broil until golden brown, about 3-4 min.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta, Vegetables, Pasta Sides
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #and, #spinach, #cheesy, #shells