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smokey mac & cheese pasta

Recipe details:

smokey mac & cheese pasta

what you need

  • 1 package Knorr Pasta Sides - chicken flavor
  • 2 slices thick-cut bacon, cut into thin strips
  • 1 cup finely chopped yellow onion
  • 1 cup red bell pepper
  • ½ cup shredded pepper jack cheese
  • 2 cups rotisserie chicken

here's how

  1. Cook bacon in 2-quart saucepan over medium high heat, stirring occasionally, until crisp, about 4 minutes. Stir in red peppers and onion to saucepan and cook, stirring occasionally, until crisp-tender, about 3 minutes. Remove from saucepan and set aside.
  2. Prepare Knorr Pasta Sides - chicken flavor in same saucepan according to package directions. Stir in chicken, cheese, peppers and onion during the last 2 minutes of cook time.
  3. Garnish, if desired, with chopped cilantro.