Crispy-Topped Macaroni and Cheese

Looking for a cheesy pasta dinner? Then serve your family this meatless casserole made using Green Giant® broccoli and topped with Progresso® bread crumbs.

  • prep time 25 min
  • total time 55 min
  • ingredients 10
  • servings 6

Ingredients

8
oz. (3 cups) uncooked rotini (spiral pasta)
1
(1-lb.) pkg. Green Giant® Frozen Broccoli Cuts
1/2
cup chopped onion
1
garlic clove, chopped
2
cups milk
1
(1.8-oz.) pkg. white sauce mix
8
oz. (2 cups) shredded American and Cheddar cheese blend
1/4
cup grated Parmesan cheese
3
tablespoons Progresso® Garlic Herb Bread Crumbs
1
tablespoon margarine or butter
  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 8-inch square (2-quart) glass baking dish with nonstick cooking spray. Cook rotini in large saucepan to desired doneness as directed on package, adding broccoli during last 5 minutes of cooking time. Drain; return to saucepan.
  • 2 Meanwhile, spray medium saucepan with nonstick cooking spray. Heat over medium-high heat until hot. Add onion and garlic; cook and stir 2 to 3 minutes or until tender. Remove from heat.
  • 3 Add milk and sauce mix; stir with wire whisk until well blended. Bring to a boil, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to low; simmer 1 minute, stirring constantly. Add American and Cheddar cheese blend; stir until melted.
  • 4 Pour cheese sauce over cooked rotini and broccoli in saucepan; mix well. Spoon into sprayed baking dish. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese. In small bowl, combine bread crumbs and margarine; mix well. Sprinkle over rotini mixture.
  • 5 Bake at 350°F. for 25 to 30 minutes or until casserole is bubbly and topping is golden brown.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    440
    (
    Calories from Fat
    180),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    20g
    20%
    (Saturated Fat
    10g,
    10%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    45mg
    45%;
    Sodium
    910mg
    910%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    45g
    45%
    (Dietary Fiber
    4g
    4%
      Sugars
    7g
    7%
    ),
    Protein
    21g
    21%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    25%;
    Vitamin C
    40%;
    Calcium
    270%;
    Iron
    10%;
    Exchanges:
    2 1/2 Starch; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 1 Vegetable; 1 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 1 1/2 Fat;
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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