Easy Weeknight Bacon Mac ‘n Cheese

Easy Weeknight Bacon Mac ‘n Cheese Bacon-spiked macaroni and cheese in just 15 minutes! Our Progresso™ Recipe Starters® creamy three cheese cooking sauce plus American cheese slices make it extra cheesy and creamy. Check our oven directions if you prefer you mac baked.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 4 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Garnish, if desired:

Time Details

    PREP : 10 mins

    COOK : 5 mins

    TOTAL : 15 mins

    SERVING : 4

    YIELD : 4 servings

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  • Cook and drain pasta as directed on package; keep warm.

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  • Meanwhile, in 2-quart saucepan, heat cooking sauce to boiling, stirring occasionally. Remove from heat; stir in cheese until melted. Reserve 1 tablespoon of the bacon; set aside. Stir in pasta and remaining bacon. If necessary, cook over medium heat until thoroughly heated, stirring occasionally. Mix reserved bacon with bread crumbs; sprinkle over pasta.

Per Serving: 467 calories; protein 27.9g; carbohydrates 30.2g; fat 26.8g; cholesterol 73.4mg; sodium 1738.2mg.