Creepy Crawler Macaroni and Cheese

Kids will go crazy for this colorful noodle-and-hot dog concoction that’s ready in 20 minutes.

  • prep time 20 min
  • total time 20 min
  • ingredients 6
  • servings 4

Ingredients

6
cups water
1
box (5.5 oz) macaroni and cheese with crazy noodles
1/2
cup chopped carrot
4
hot dogs, each cut lengthwise into 6 strips
3
tablespoons milk
1 1/2
teaspoons butter or margarine
  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, heat water to boiling. Stir in macaroni from box and carrot; boil over medium heat 10 minutes. Add hot dog strips; continue to boil 2 minutes longer; drain.
  • 2 Stir in cheese sauce mix, milk and butter until well blended.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    290
    (
    Calories from Fat
    150),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    16g
    16%
    (Saturated Fat
    7g,
    7%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    35mg
    35%;
    Sodium
    870mg
    870%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    30g
    30%
    (Dietary Fiber
    2g
    2%
      Sugars
    7g
    7%
    ),
    Protein
    6g
    6%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    40%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    10%;
    Iron
    10%;
    Exchanges:
    1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    2
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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