1/2 cup whole milk (you can use 2%) or 1 cup for thinner sauce
1 Tbsp butter
1/4 tsp fresh ground sea salt
1/4 tsp fresh ground black pepper
1/2 tsp minced garlic
2 cups diced, cooked ham
3 green onions, chopped
1 cup diced red bell pepper
2 Tbsp butter
1/2 cup seasoned bread crumbs
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Let's Make It
Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. While oven is preheating, prepare penne pasta according tp package directions.
In a double boiler combine cheese, milk, 1 tablespoon butter, salt & pepper, and minced garlic, stir until melted and smooth, remove from heat, set aside.
After pasta is cooked, drain, do not rinse. Place in a large baking dish, add ham, green onion and red bell pepper, and blend together. Add cheese sauce and blend well.
Prior to placing in oven, in a small frying pan, melt 2 tablespoons of butter, and add seasoned bread crumbs, cook over medium heat until well blended. Remove from heat, Sprinkle on top of mixture.
Place baking dish in oven, uncovered and bake 30 - 35 minutes, or 45 minutes for a crispier top. Serve with garlic bread.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0g
Saturated Fat 0g
Trans Fat 0g
Dietary Fibers 0g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
* 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.