Spicy Mac & Cheese with Chicken

3.7
(3) 2 Reviews
Prep Time
20
min.
Total Time
50
min.
Servings

8 servings

Spice up classic mac and cheese with tomato jalapeño sauce and layer with chicken to make this family-pleasing weeknight casserole.

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  • Prepare Dinners in large saucepan as directed on package. Meanwhile, heat dressing in large skillet on medium heat. Add chicken and half the onions; cook 5 to 8 min. or until chicken is done, stirring frequently.
  • Heat oven to 350ºF. Spoon Dinners into 13x9-inch baking dish sprayed with cooking spray. Top with chicken mixture. Blend tomatoes and jalapeño pepper in blender until smooth; spread over chicken mixture. Top with cheddar; cover.
  • Bake 30 min. or until casserole is heated through, uncovering after 25 min. Top with cilantro and remaining onions.

Variation

Prepare Dinners using the Light Prep directions, and substituting KRAFT 2% Milk Shredded Cheddar Cheese for the cheddar cheese.

Special Extra

Top each serving with a dollop of BREAKSTONE'S or KNUDSEN Sour Cream.

Servings

  • 8 servings

Nutritional Information

Serving Size 8 servings
AMOUNT PER SERVING
Calories 480
% Daily Value
Total fat 19g
Saturated fat 6g
Cholesterol 75mg
Sodium 810mg
Carbohydrate 40g
Dietary fiber 2g
Sugars 4g
Protein 29g
   
Vitamin A 20 %DV
Vitamin C 15 %DV
Calcium 25 %DV
Iron 10 %DV

* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.

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  • momedelen |

    This is a good dinner when you have limited food in the pantry !! I would tone down on the amount of mac n cheese and add more chicken, but still the whole family loved it. ( I omitted the onions )

  • stevenkr |

    the onions are a little overwhelming

  • baworzalla |

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