Fast Food Cheesburger Mac Recipe

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Fast Food Cheesburger Mac

Gretchen Schiddel

By
@gretchfran

This easy mac & cheese tastes just like your favorite fast food cheeseburger!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
6 (1 cup) servings
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

8 oz
uncooked dried rotini
1 lb
lean ground beef
1 1/2 c
half & half (or whole milk)
9 oz
(about 16 slices) american cheese, cut into quarters
2 Tbsp
ketchup
1 Tbsp
mustard
2 Tbsp
finely chopped dill pickle (or more to taste)
2 Tbsp
finely chopped onion (or more to taste)

Step-By-Step

1Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain.
2Meanwhile, cook ground beef in 12-inch skillet over medium-high heat; drain excess fat. Set aside.
3Combine half & half, cheese, ketchup and mustard in 3-quart saucepan. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until cheese is melted (6 to 8 minutes).
4Stir in cooked pasta, ground beef, pickle and onion; continue cooking until heated through (3 to 4 minutes). Let stand 5 minutes before serving.

About this Recipe

Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #cheese, #hamburger