Menu

Elbows and Cheese

  • Save Recipe
Elbows and Cheese
  • Prep 20 min
  • Total 20 min
  • Ingredients 6
  • Servings 4
  • Save
  • Print
  • Pinterest
  • Facebook
  • Email
Ready to make?
  • Save
  • Shop
  • Share
  • Keep Screen On
Enjoy this cheesy pasta that’s made with pimientos - an easy Italian dinner for Halloween that’s ready in just 20 minutes.
Updated Oct 13, 2011

Ingredients

  • 2 cups uncooked elbow macaroni (about 8 oz)
  • 1 1/4 cups whipping cream
  • 1 jar (4 oz) diced pimientos, drained
  • 1 cup shredded sharp Cheddar cheese (4 oz)
  • 1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt

Steps

  • 1
    Cook and drain macaroni as directed on package; cover to keep warm in colander.
  • 2
    Add whipping cream and pimientos to saucepan. Cook over medium-high heat 2 minutes. Stir in cheeses, salt and cooked macaroni. Cook and stir 2 minutes or until cheese is melted. Serve hot.

Tips from the Pillsbury Kitchens

  • tip 1
    Substitute your favorite pasta shape in this easy dish.

Nutrition Information

395 Calories, 25g Total Fat, 11g Protein, 31g Total Carbohydrate

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
395
Total Fat
25g
0%
Saturated Fat
15g
0%
Sodium
365mg
0%
Total Carbohydrate
31g
0%
Dietary Fiber
1 1/2g
0%
Protein
11g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 3 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
© 2022 ®/TM General Mills All Rights Reserved