Jalapeño Macaroni and Cheese

"This is a version of Jimmy Buffet's Macaroni that they serve at Margaritaville. Made this last night along with bbq ribs. Was a big hit. I made it as the recipe states as this was my first try. I think I will cut down the juice and up the cajun seasoning next time. It is a good and spicy macaroni and cheese. So if your looking for traditional, this is not it. If your looking for a macaroni and cheese to spice up dinner try it!"
 
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Ready In:
1hr 15mins
Ingredients:
11
Serves:
4
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ingredients

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directions

  • In a saucepan melt butter.
  • Add cream cheese and mix until blended.
  • Add heavy cream and whisk.
  • Add jalapeño juice and whisk.
  • Mix in cheddar, stirring until cheddar is completely melted.
  • Add salt, Cajun seasoning and flour. Whick until all ingredients are completely incorporated.
  • Stir in jalapenos.
  • Spray loaf pan with pan coating.
  • Layer bottom of pan with cooked macaroni. Cover with cheddar mixture. Add another layer of pasta and cheddar mixture. Dust top with bread crumbs.
  • Cover and bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.
  • Uncover and bake for 20 to 30 minutes until brown.

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  1. Porfavorcorona
    This has some KICK to it. It was a little spicy for us. Next time I'll leave out the jalapeno juice out. I did have to add more cheese since DH could live on cheese alone. Also I leave out the salt since the cajun seasoning had enough for us. Thanks for a new way to make mac and cheese. Made for Fall PAC 2008.
     
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