Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese Recipe

Looking for an easy Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese recipe? Learn how to make Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by elkoehring

Makes 6 servings



Homemade and yummy mac and cheese with a twist of bacon and gouda!

Recipe Ingredients for Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese

3 bacon, diced
1/3 cup diced onion
1 1/2 tbsp diced jalapeno pepper
2 cloves garlic
1 tbsp butter
1 tbsp flour
1/2 lb Macaroni
8 oz (1 cup) gouda cheese
6 oz (3/4 cup) cheese, sharp cheddar
1 cup 1% milk
1/2 cup vegetable broth
1 salt and pepper to taste
1/8 tsp nutmeg

Recipe Directions for Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese

  1. Cook pasta as directed. Strain and set aside

  2. Saute bacon until fat is rendered and bacon is crisp

  3. Remove bacon and set aside

  4. Saute onion, jalapeno, and garlic in bacon grease until onion is translucent

  5. Add butter and melt

  6. Sprinkle flour and whisk in

  7. Cook for 30 sec

  8. Add milk and vegetable broth and simmer until sauce starts to thicken

  9. Add cheeses and mix until melted

  10. Add bacon

  11. Salt and pepper to taste

  12. Add in cooked pasta and stir to combine

  13. ENJOY!

Categories

Cheese, Main Dish, Side Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 186.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
407
Calories from Fat
239
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
26.6g
41%
Saturated Fat
15.5g
78%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
90mg
30%
Sodium
801mg
33%
Potassium
241mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
17.2g
6%
Dietary Fiber
0.9g
4%
Sugars
3.7g
Protein
24.3g
Vitamin A 13% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 53% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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