Side Dishes

Broccoli & Cheddar Mac 'n Cheese

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This Broccoli & Cheddar Mac 'n Cheese is a meal all it's own, but if you like - add a side of grilled chicken and a salad and you've got a tasty combination.

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1 lb. whole what or whole grain penne with lines
2 bundles broccolini, trimmed and cut into 1-inch lengths or 1 large head of broccoli trimmed and cut into small florets
4 tbsp. butter
2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
3 tbsp. flour
1/2 c. chicken stock
2 c. milk
2 1/2 c. extra sharp yellow cheddar cheese, divided
Pepper
1/4 c. chives, chopped or 2 scallions, thinly sliced, optional
Preheat broiler. Bring a large pot of water to a boil for the pasta. Salt water and cook pasta to al dente, according to package directions. When pasta has been cooking a couple of minutes, add broccolini...
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Nutritions

Calories
824

Sodium
538mg
22% DV

Fat
40g
61% DV

Protein
19g
39% DV

Carbs
89g
30% DV

Fiber
5g
22% DV