Chicken & Bacon Mac 'n Cheese

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By
@starryrose

My grandaughters love mac & cheese with bacon! Here is a homemade mac & cheese with bacon & chicken! Easy enough for kids to help make!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
20 Min

Ingredients

4-6 slice
bacon, cut into small pieces
1 box
pasta (shells work best, but any short pasta will do)
4 Tbsp
butter
1 c
milk
2 Tbsp
flour
2 c
shredded cheese
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chopped/shredded cooked chicken (however much you like)

Step-By-Step

1Set oven to low broil.
2In small saute pan, brown the chopped bacon. Do not drain off grease.
3In large pot, bring water to rolling boil and add pasta. Cook pasta according to directions.
4In a small pot, melt the butter. Stir in the flour and make a paste, add the milk and stir until mix is creamy smooth. Add shredded cheese and stir until melted.
5Add the drained pasta to the bacon, stir well. This adds a nice crispy texture to the pasta. Stir the cheese mix and chopped chicken into the bacon and pasta. Pour into a greased casserole dish.
6Broil until top is browned. Enjoy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta