1amcooks-buffalo-mac-n-cheeseLooking for something new and exciting to serve for dinner? This mac ‘n’ cheese recipe combines the flavor of hot buffalo wings with the comfort of creamy, cheesy macaroni. Tantalize your taste buds with this easy-to-make recipe today!

Servings: 6

Ingredients:

  • 12 ounces elbow pasta or shells
  • 3 cups shredded carrots
  • 1/2 cup low-fat (1%) milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 2 cups finely grated sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup crumbled blue cheese
  • 3/4 cup plain nonfat Greek yogurt
  • 1/4 cup hot sauce
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt

Step 1: Cook pasta as the label directs, adding shredded carrots to the boiling water just before draining. In a 4-quart saucepan, heat milk and garlic powder on medium heat until hot. Slowly stir in the cheddar and blue cheeses until melted and smooth. Remove from heat. Whisk in Greek yogurt, hot sauce and salt.

Step 2: Toss with pasta and carrots. Serve immediately.

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