Side Dishes

Sinful Baked Mac and Cheese

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This mac and cheese is a decadently creamy concoction, with the flavors of sharp cheddar and Gruyere cheeses, baked to tender perfection.

8
8 ounces elbow macaroni
¼ cup butter (1/2 stick) plus ½ teaspoon, separated
¼ cup flour
2 cups whole milk
1 cup whipping cream
2 cups (1 pound) sharp white cheddar, shredded
1 cup (1/2 pound) Gruyere, shredded
? teaspoon sweet paprika (Hungarian)
Salt
Fresh black pepper
Preheat the oven to 350° F. Cook the elbow noodle in salted boiling water until al dente. Strain and toss in ½ teaspoon of butter and stir until fully melted. This will keep the macaroni noodles from...
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Nutritions

Calories
533

Sodium
394mg
16% DV

Fat
37g
57% DV

Protein
24g
48% DV

Carbs
20g
6% DV

Fiber
2g
11% DV

This crispy fried chicken sandwich recipe is better than Chik-Fil-A, Popeye's or McDonald's! The chicken breast is brined in pickle juice, breaded with flavorful seasonings, fried until golden brown, and then piled on a toasted brioche bun with lettuce, tomato, pickles and mayonnaise. Serve the sandwich with a side of waffle fries and homemade Chik-Fil-A sauce for dipping!

4 chicken cutlets
1/2 c milk
1/2 c dill pickle juice
2 c all purpose flour
2 T confectioners sugar
2 t baking powder
2 t paprika
2 t kosher salt
1/2 t black pepper
1/2 t garlic powder
1/4 t onion powder
1 egg
oil ( for frying )
4 sandwich buns ( buttered and griddled )
Optional for serving ( lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise, pickles )
Chik-Fil-A Sauce:
1/2 c mayonnaise
2 T barbecue sauce
1 T honey
2 t prepared yellow mustard
1 t lemon juice
4
  • In a large bowl, whisk together the milk and pickle juice.
  • Add the chicken to the milk mixture and toss to coat. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 8 hours or up to (but...
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Nutritions

Calories
631

Sodium
1717mg
71% DV

Fat
4g
6% DV

Protein
19g
38% DV

Carbs
127g
43% DV

Fiber
6g
25% DV