One-pan Extra Creamy Mac and Cheese
One-pan Extra Creamy Mac and Cheese
  • prep: 25 min
  • cook: 25 min
  • total: 50 min
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  • Summary

    My favourite Mac and Cheese recipe, made easy with no boil, no drain Barilla Pronto pasta.

    Ingredients

    • One 12oz. (340g) package Barilla Pronto Elbow Macaroni
    • 3 cups cold water
    • For sauce:
    • 6 Tbsp. butter
    • 7 Tbsp. flour
    • 4 cups milk
    • 8.5oz. (250g) block extra-old, crumbly white cheddar cheese, broken into small crumbles
    • 4 oz. (115g) cold-pack sharp cheddar cheese, such as Imperial (*see Cook's Notes below), broken into small crumbles
    • 3/4 tsp. Kosher salt
    • 1/4 tsp. chili powder
    • 1/8 tsp. garlic powder
    • For topping:
    • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
    • Chipotle chili powder (or regular chili powder)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 726 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 34 g 51.78%
    • Saturated Fat: 20 g 97.79%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 86 mg 28.56%
    • Sodium: 1081 mg 45.04%
    • Calcium: 514 mg 51.36%
    • Potassium: 353 mg 10.07%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 17.41%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 82 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 14.19%
    • Sugar: 12 g
    • Protein: 27 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 21.77%
    • Vitamin C 0%
    • Vitamin D 21.87%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk1
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch5
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat1
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total4 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy2 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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