Spicy EZ Mac n Cheesy
1/4 of recipe, 1 heaping cup:
Calories: 216, Fat: 5.75, carbs: 33.5, Fiber: 5, Protein: 8.5
Total WWpts 5
- 4 1/2 oz (about 2 cups) dry uncooked Smart Taste Macaroni
- 24 oz (about 6 cups) frozen Green Giant Cauliflouwer & Cheese (or Three Cheese) Sauce
- 3 wedges The Laughing Cow Light Queso Fresco & Chipotle cheese
- 2 Tbsp finely chopped cilantro
- 1/2 tsp chili powder
- 1/8 tsp cayenne pepper
- salt and black pepper to taste
In a large pot, prepare pasta al dente (firm) according to the instructions on package; drain well and set aside. While pasta is cooking, place contents of the cauliflower & sauce packages in a large microwave-safe bowl. Cover and microwave for 10-12 min. until sauce has melted and cauliflower is hot.
Remove from microwave and add cooked pasta. Unrap the cheese wedges and mix in well. Add cilantro, chili powder, and cayenne pepper and mix thoroughly. Season to taste with salt and pepper.