Stovetop Mac and Cheese with Bacon and Chicken
Stovetop Mac and Cheese with Bacon and Chicken
  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 15 min
  • total: 25 min
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  • Ingredients

    • 1 tablespoon paprika
    • 1 tablespoon onion powder
    • 1 tablespoon garlic powder
    • 1 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1 teaspoon black pepper
    • 1 teaspoon sugar
    • 1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper
    • 1/2 teaspoon chili powder
    • 1/4 cup cornstarch
    • 1 tablespoon olive oil
    • 1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breast, cut into 1/2 inch pieces
    • 3 cups whole milk
    • 2 cups half and half
    • 1 cup water
    • 3 cups small pasta (like small shells or elbow macaroni)
    • 12 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, grated
    • 4 strips of bacon, cooked until crispy and chopped
    • 1 tablespoon fresh parsley, chopped

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 588 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 28 g 42.58%
    • Saturated Fat: 16 g 78.55%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 77 mg 25.6%
    • Sodium: 959 mg 39.97%
    • Calcium: 582 mg 58.21%
    • Potassium: 199 mg 5.69%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 12.62%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 58 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 11.55%
    • Sugar: 8 g
    • Protein: 27 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 28.26%
    • Vitamin C 1.93%
    • Vitamin D 0.18%
    • * 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 - Fat4
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk1
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy2 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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