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Creepy Crawler Macaroni and Cheese

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Creepy Crawler Macaroni and Cheese
  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Ingredients 6
  • Servings 4
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Kids will go crazy for this colorful noodle-and-hot dog concoction that’s ready in 20 minutes.
Updated Oct 23, 2009

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

Steps

  • 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.

Tips from the Pillsbury Kitchens

  • tip 1
    The crazy noodles are green in color. If you choose not to use them, substitute peas for the carrots for more color.

Nutrition Information

290 Calories, 16g Total Fat, 6g Protein, 30g Total Carbohydrate, 7g Sugars

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
290
Calories from Fat
150
Total Fat
16g
25%
Saturated Fat
7g
34%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
35mg
12%
Sodium
870mg
36%
Potassium
125mg
4%
Total Carbohydrate
30g
10%
Dietary Fiber
2g
6%
Sugars
7g
Protein
6g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
40%
40%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
10%
10%
Iron
10%
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 Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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