CREAMY BACON/CHIPOTLE MAC N CHEESE

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Lora DiGs

By
@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

  • 1IN A LARGE PAN FRY OUT CHOPPD BACON...REMOVE FROM PAN BUT LEAVE BACON GREASE. ADD CHOPPD ONION N SAUTÉ IN GREASE ;)
  • 2ADD FLOUR N COOK N STIR FOR A MINUTE.
  • 3ADD EVAPORATED MILK , HALF N HALF, CHOPPD CHIPOTLE , ADOBO SAUCE, BLACK PEPPER N COOKD BACON. ON MED HEAT STIR UNTIL THICK. MAKE PASTA:)
  • 4LOWER HEAT TO A SIMMER N ADD CHEDDAR CHEESE TO THICKEND MIXTURE N STIR UNTIL MELTD.
  • 5ADD COOKD PASTA TO CREAMY CHEESE MIXTURE .....ENJOY :)
  • 6UPDATE....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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