Chipotle Bacon Mac and Cheese

Smoky and spicy, this simple twist on Betty Crocker® mac & cheese will soon be a favorite for your family!

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 20 min
  • ingredients 5
  • servings 3

Ingredients

1
box (7 oz) Betty Crocker® mac & cheese original
Margarine and milk called for on mac & cheese box
3
slices bacon, crisply cooked, crumbled
1/2
to 1 chipotle chile in adobo sauce (from 7-oz can), finely chopped (1 teaspoon)
1
teaspoon adobo sauce
  • 1 Make mac & cheese as directed on box.
  • 2 Stir in bacon, chile and adobo sauce. Cook about 1 minute or until hot.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    430
    (
    Calories from Fat
    180),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    20g
    20%
    (Saturated Fat
    4g,
    4%
    Trans Fat
    3g
    3%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    10mg
    10%;
    Sodium
    820mg
    820%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    50g
    50%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
      Sugars
    1g
    1%
    ),
    Protein
    11g
    11%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    15%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    4%;
    Iron
    10%;
    Exchanges:
    3 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    3
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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