Macaroni and Cheese with Chicken and Veggies

Macaroni And Cheese With Chicken And Veggies Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Jennifer Standerfer

By
@jenniferann

My attempt to make macaroni and cheese a healthier, more well-balanced meal. Turned out to be a hit!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

2 c
uncooked elbow macaroni, cooked according to box
1/4 c
butter
1/4 c
flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
pepper
1/4 tsp
ground mustard
1/4 tsp
worcestershire sauce
2 c
milk
2 c
shredded cheese, use one kind or a mixture
1 bunch
broccoli, steamed and cut into bite size pieces
1 c
tomatoes, cut into bite size pieces
1 1/2 c
chicken, cooked and shredded
bread crumbs to top

How to Make Macaroni and Cheese with Chicken and Veggies

Step-by-Step

  • 1Preheat oven to 350
  • 2Melt butter in pan over low heat. Stir in flour, salt, pepper, mustard, and Worcestershire sauce. Cook over low heat, stirring constantly, until mixture is smooth and bubbly. Stir in milk. Heat to boiling, stirring constantly. Boil and stir minute. Stir in cheese until melted.
  • 3Add macaroni, chicken, broccoli, and tomatoes.
  • 4Pour into 2 quart casserole dish. Top with breadcrumbs. Bake uncovered 20 to 25 minutes or until bubbly.

Printable Recipe Card

About Macaroni and Cheese with Chicken and Veggies

Course/Dish: Pasta
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids
Hashtags: #cheese, #macaroni