Smoky Bacon Broccoli Cheddar Mac & Cheese

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Copious amounts of comfort food is just what the Doctor ordered for a cold Winter’s night. Cozy right on up to a big ol’ bowl of this SMOKY BACON BROCCOLI CHEDDAR MAC & CHEESE. Savor every rich & creamy bite as it warms you right on up from the inside out.

1 lb short pasta cooked al dente according to the package directions, and drained
2 (10 and 3/4 oz.) cans broccoli cheese soup
8 oz extra sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
3 cups of frozen broccoli florets, thawed
1/2 cup mayonnaise
1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/4 cup milk
1 large white onion, chopped
2 tbsp butter
2 tsp minced garlic
1 lb of bacon, fried crisp then crumbled
1 tsp smoked paprika
salt & pepper, to taste
1-2 tsp chipotle powder
Add the butter to a medium skillet over medium heat, stir in the diced onion and cook-- stirring occassionally-- until the onions are beginning to brown. In a large bowl, add the pasta, soup, cheeses,...
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Nutritions

Calories
3144

Sodium
6303mg
262% DV

Fat
247g
380% DV

Protein
96g
192% DV

Carbs
99g
33% DV

Fiber
17g
71% DV