Slow-Cooker Bacon Topped Mac and Cheese

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  • 25|min prep time
  • 2|hr|25|min total time
  • 10 ingredients
  • 6 servings

3
cups uncooked elbow macaroni (about 12 oz)
1/4
cup butter or margarine, cut into pieces
1
can (12 oz) evaporated milk
1 1/2
cups half-and-half
3
cups shredded mild Cheddar cheese (12 oz)
8
oz (half of 16-oz loaf) prepared cheese product, cut into cubes
2
teaspoons Dijon mustard
1/4
teaspoon salt
1/4
teaspoon pepper
1/2
cup chopped packaged precooked bacon (about 8 slices from 2.1-oz package)

Directions

  1. 1 Spray 3 1/2- to 4-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Cook and drain macaroni as directed on package, using minimum cook time. Place macaroni in slow cooker; immediately add butter and stir until melted.
  2. 2 Add evaporated milk, half-and-half, 2 1/2 cups of the Cheddar cheese, the cubed cheese, mustard, salt and pepper; stir to blend well.
  3. 3 Cover; cook on Low heat setting 2 to 3 hours, stirring once halfway through cooking time. During last 15 minutes of cooking, sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup Cheddar cheese and the bacon.

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