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)

How to Make Chicken & Bacon Mac 'n Cheese

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!

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About Chicken & Bacon Mac 'n Cheese

Course/Dish: Pasta