Oh BABY! Bacon Mac & Cheese

Ashley Hicks

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@ashleyhicks26

My BFF & I combined our two favorite mac & cheese recipes and it turned into the best mac & cheese recipe!!! Its sooo good, full of cheesy bacony goodness!!! This recipe will not dissapoint!!! :)


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

40 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Ingredients

1 lb
elbow macaroni
4 Tbsp
butter
4 Tbsp
flour
2 tsp
dry mustard
2 tsp
garlic powder (optional)
2 tsp
seasoning salt
5 c
half and half
4 c
grated sharp cheddar cheese
2 c
grated cheese to sprinkle on top
1 c
bacon cut into small bits & cooked

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Preheat oven to 375*
In a Medium sauce-pan, melt butter; stir in flour, mustard, and salt. Gradually stir in milk. Cook & stir until mixture thickens slightly. ( Mixture should coat spoon) Remove from heat. Add 4 cups cheese; Stir until melted. Stir in cooked macaroni into the sauce mixture.
2
Grease large casserole dish. Pour Macaroni into the dish and top with 2 cups (or less) of grated cheese. Last but not least, sprinkle the cooked bacon bits all over top of macaroni casserole. Bake for 20-25 minutes or until casserole is bubbly and a tad browned ontop. OH BABY! :) ENJOY!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta, Pasta Sides, Pork
Hashtags: #cheese, #macaroni