• prep: 10 min
  • cook: 4 min
  • total: 14 min
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  • Summary

    Instant Pot Mac and Cheese is simple, creamy, cheesy, and delicious. Make this fast in your electric pressure cooker, and in one pot!

    Ingredients

    • 4 cups Water or Low Sodium Chicken Broth
    • 4 Tbsp Butter, (unsalted)
    • 1 tsp Ground Mustard
    • 1/4 tsp Kosher Salt
    • 1/2 tsp Seasoned Salt ((optional, but it adds a nice flavor))
    • A Few Dashes of Hot Sauce ((optional))
    • 16 oz Pasta ((1 lb macaroni, penne, shells, etc.) 4 cups of macaroni May vary for your type of pasta)
    • 2 cups Cheddar Cheese, (shredded (I prefer sharp cheddar, freshly shredded for creamiest result))
    • 1 cup Monterey Jack Cheese, (shredded fresh)
    • 1/4 cup Parmesan Cheese
    • 1/2 - 1 cup Heavy Cream ((or half and half, or 1 can evaporated milk, or whole milk) Add enough to get desired creaminess.)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 642 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 34 g 51.69%
    • Saturated Fat: 21 g 105.48%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 94 mg 31.44%
    • Sodium: 765 mg 31.87%
    • Calcium: 517 mg 51.68%
    • Potassium: 259 mg 7.4%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 15.19%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 58 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 4 g 14.29%
    • Sugar: 4 g
    • Protein: 26 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 20.53%
    • Vitamin C 0.9%
    • Vitamin D 1.51%
    • * 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 - Fat6
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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