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Macaroni and Cheese with Chicken and Broccoli

Rated as 3.93 out of 5 Stars

"Macaroni and cheese is perfect supper food. It's a kids' favorite, and adults like it too. My recipe is simple and almost as quick as the boxed variety. Try this variation with chicken broccoli, tomatoes and basil."
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Ingredients

servings 51 cals
Original recipe yields 12 servings

Directions

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  1. Follow recipe for Creamy Macaroni and Cheese, adding broccoli to the boiling pasta during the last 3 minutes of cooking. Drain, then proceed to make the cheese sauce as directed. Stir chicken, tomatoes and basil along with the sauce into the hot pasta. Serve hot.

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Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 51 calories; 1 g fat; 2.6 g carbohydrates; 8.2 g protein; 20 mg cholesterol; 28 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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This has been one of the best recipes yet for me. I followed all the instructions except i seasoned the chicken to my liking and it was delicious. Tasted just like a meal i ordered at Ruby Tues...

Most helpful critical review

There is nothing wonderful about this recipe, especially for how many steps and ingredients. If I do make it again, I would not use the basil (way too overpowering) and my husband did not like ...

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This has been one of the best recipes yet for me. I followed all the instructions except i seasoned the chicken to my liking and it was delicious. Tasted just like a meal i ordered at Ruby Tues...

Unlike some folks, I followed the recipe to the letter. My kids loved it! My husband, who never eats chicken, loved it! I will be making this one again!

There is nothing wonderful about this recipe, especially for how many steps and ingredients. If I do make it again, I would not use the basil (way too overpowering) and my husband did not like ...

This is an awesome dish. My son loves it....kudos

SORRY - but my family found this too boring. The last reviewer stated that the basil was overwhelming and the fresh tomatoes added nothing to the dish. DITTO.

great! will add some bacon next time.

I liked the simple ingredients in this dish, however I did tweak it. Perfect for busy Moms & Dads to make. Cook 1 pound of thin ziti when done drain and add 1 jar of Ragu Cheese, throw into the ...

This was an excellent, tasty dish, one of the best!!!

This was a good kid friendly recipe. Nothing special, but good for adding some nutrition to your standard boxed mac and cheese.