Baked Monterey Jack Macaroni

Total Time
45mins
Prep 15 mins
Cook 30 mins

I love this macaroni bake because of the cheese and how creamy it turns out.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook macaroni according to package directions; drain.
  2. Rinse cooked pasta with cold water; drain and set aside.
  3. Melt butter in a Dutch oven; add onion and sweet red pepper.
  4. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until vegetables are crisp-tender. Remove from heat.
  5. Stir cheese, soup, and sour cream into Dutch oven.
  6. Stir in macaroni; spoon into a lightly greased 2 quart shallow baking dish.
  7. Sprinkle with chili powder.
  8. Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.

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I omitted the onions and used chopped roasted peppers instead of the fresh sweet red pepper. I sprinkled the top very lightly with the chili powder, as I didn't want it to be too overwhelming for my son. My only regret is that I didn't double it. Thanks for the posting!

Jeffsmom August 30, 2006

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