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A.1.-Bacon Mac and Cheese

45 Minutes
25 Min Prep
45 Min Cook
We added A.1. Original Sauce and crumbled bacon to the creamy cheese sauce to make steakhouse-style mac and cheese.
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8 servings
Original recipe yields 8 servings
3 cups penne pasta, uncooked
1/4 cup butter or margarine, divided
2 Tbsp. flour
3 cups milk
3 cups KRAFT Shredded Cheddar Cheese
4 slices OSCAR MAYER Bacon, cooked, crumbled
1/2 cup A.1. Original Sauce, divided
4 slices white bread
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Let's Make It
1
Heat oven to 350°F.
2
Cook pasta in boiling water in saucepan 6 to 8 min. or just until tender. Meanwhile, melt 2 Tbsp. butter in large saucepan on low heat. Stir in flour; cook and stir 2 min. or until bubbly. Gradually stir in milk. Bring to boil on medium heat, stirring constantly; simmer on medium-low heat 3 to 5 min. or until thickened, stirring constantly. Gradually stir in cheese; cook and stir 3 to 5 min. or until cheese is completely melted and sauce is well blended. Remove from heat. Stir in bacon and 1/3 cup A.1.
3
Drain pasta. Add to cheese sauce; mix lightly. Spoon into 2-qt. casserole sprayed with cooking spray.
4
Use pulsing action to process bread in food processor until fine crumbs form. Add remaining butter and A.1.; process just until blended. Sprinkle over pasta mixture.
5
Bake 20 min. or until heated through.
Kitchen Tips
Serving Suggestion
Serve with a crisp mixed green salad and your favorite hot steamed vegetable to round out the meal.
Nutrition
Calories
500
Calories From Fat
0
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 24g
31%
Saturated Fat 14g
70%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 65mg
22%
Sodium 800mg
35%
Total Carbohydrates 50g
18%
Dietary Fibers 3g
11%
Sugars 9g
18%
Protein 18g
36%
Vitamin A
15%
Vitamin C
2%
Calcium
15%
Iron
10%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Servings
8 servings, 1 cup each
* 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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