Creamy Macaroni and Cheese with Bacon

Creamy Macaroni And Cheese With Bacon Recipe

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raymond spencer


this mac and cheese recipe i made,since i was in high school.

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20 Min
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thick applewood bacon strips
large carrot,thinly sliced
6 oz
dry elbow macaroni
8 oz
shredded mozzarella cheese
2 to 4 oz
blue cheese,crumbled
1 c
half and half
1 oz
cream cheese,softened
1/8 tsp
black pepper
1 c
shredded monterey jack cheese

How to Make Creamy Macaroni and Cheese with Bacon


  • 1Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  • 2In a large skillet cook bacon over medium heat until
    crisp,turning once.Drain bacon on paper towels;crumble.Reserve bacon drippings in skillet.
    Cook carrot in reserved bacon drippings for 5 to 8 minutes or until carrot is tender.Set aside.
  • 3Cook elbow macaroni according to package directions.
    Drain and place in a 1 1/2-quart casserole dish.
    Add crumbled bacon,carrots,mozzarella cheese,blue cheese,half and half,cream cheese and pepper.Toss gently to combine.
  • 4Bake,uncovered,for 20 minutes.Stir gently.Top with the monterey jack cheese.
  • 5Bake for 10 minutes more or until top of mac and cheese is brown and bubbly.
    Let stand 10 minutes before serving.

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About Creamy Macaroni and Cheese with Bacon

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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