CREAMY BACON/CHIPOTLE MAC N CHEESE

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@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 :)

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4?
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 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

How to Make CREAMY BACON/CHIPOTLE MAC N CHEESE

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 ;)

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About CREAMY BACON/CHIPOTLE MAC N CHEESE

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




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