Balsamic Mac and Cheese

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  • Summary

    This recipe that incorporates Wisconsin gouda and fontina cheeses, with a crispy balsamic glazed pancetta topping – and a sprinkling of smoked gouda for good measure.

    Ingredients

    • 6 ounces pancetta, thinly sliced
    • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar, divided
    • 4 tablespoons butter
    • 4 tablespoons flour
    • 2 teaspoons fresh rosemary leaves, minced
    • 2 1/2 cups whole milk, warmed
    • 1/2 cup half and half, warmed
    • 2 1/2 cups (10 ounces) cavatappi pasta, dry
    • 1 1/2 cups (6 ounces) Wisconsin gouda cheese, shredded
    • 1 cup (4 ounces) Wisconsin fontina cheese, shredded
    •   Salt and black pepper to taste
    • 1/2 cup (2 ounces) Wisconsin smoked gouda cheese, shredded

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 488 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 29 g 44.78%
    • Saturated Fat: 17 g 83.33%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 81 mg 26.95%
    • Sodium: 537 mg 22.36%
    • Calcium: 336 mg 33.65%
    • Potassium: 313 mg 8.93%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 9.58%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 37 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 14.7%
    • Sugar: 8 g
    • Protein: 22 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 17.04%
    • Vitamin C 6%
    • Vitamin D 21%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk1
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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