About Contact E-Cookbooks Work with me! Browse Recipes: Jump to Recipe Print Recipe. Prep Time. Cook Time. Total Time. Rich and creamy macaroni and cheese gets lightened up a bit and tossed with sweet peas, crispy bacon and flavorful caramelized onions! The Chunky Chef. Cook pasta, according to package directions, in a large pot of salted boiling water. Heat a large skillet over medium high heat. Add bacon and cook until brown and crispy. Remove to a paper towel lined plate and set aside.
Reduce heat to medium, and in the bacon drippings, saute your diced onion until golden brown. Remove to the plate with the bacon. In a saucepan, melt 3 Tbsp butter. Once melted, whisk in 3 Tbsp flour until it resembles a paste. Cook for 1 minute. Whisk in almond milk and continue whisking until smooth. Add garlic and thyme and bring to a slight boil. Stir in cheeses, a little at a time, until smooth, a few minutes, and season with salt and pepper, to taste. Add drained pasta, peas, bacon and onions to the sauce and stir until well combined.
Stir in sour cream and hot sauce. Never Miss a Chunky Chef Recipe: Fall Recipes Pasta.
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Easy Mac 'N Cheese with Bacon and Peas
I think I might add some mushrooms … Mushrooms and peas are magic to me. Thanks, Ree! Oh my god this looks amazing, the bacon is so crispy! Sounds like such a good way of making a cheese sauce, sometimes making a roux can seem like a lot of effort! Good morning! Great pictures to start the week, Ree, thanks. Hugs all. Thank you for the recipe so early. Oh my! And bounce some Velveeta.
I vote for this to be on the menu…and how is the street level of the building coming along? Any okra recipes? MB http: Mac n Cheese is my weakness. My MIL would always make me some when she cooked for us.
Shells & Cheese (with Bacon & Peas)
Since I cook for them now, I do the same. Good Morning, Ree! I hope you had a nice weekend. All good things in this recipe for sure. Have a blessed day. Tasty Kitchen Lodge Tours!
Shells & Cheese (with Bacon & Peas) | The Pioneer Woman
Important Links. Great Sites. Retired Sections. Post navigation. Try it sometime. It might make you giggle. Can you tell? Oh, the excitement. Oh, the promise. Oh, the impatience. Serve it up like this in all its glory… Or you can have a little more fun with it.
How gooooooooood does this look? Enjoy this, my friends! Prep Time: Easy Cook Time: Cook pasta according to package instructions for al dente do not overcook. Drain and set aside. In a large pot heat the milk and butter over medium-low heat. Turn off the heat, then add Velveeta and stir until completely smooth and melted.