Nacho Macaroni and Cheese Casserole Recipe

Nacho Macaroni and Cheese Casserole

A macaroni and cheese recipe with Hunt's Tomatoes, hot dogs, nacho jalapeno slices, Kraft Parmesan and cilantro for a Hispanic twist.

Recipe Source: Kraft Foods, Inc. Kraft® is a registered trademark of Kraft Foods, Inc.

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  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups reduced fat (2%) milk
  • 2 cups shredded Mexican blend cheese
  • 4 cups cooked elbow macaroni
  • 1 can (14.5 oz each) Hunt's® Diced Tomatoes, drained
  • 5 hot dogs, cut into 1/4-inch-thick slices
  • 1/4 cup nacho jalapeño pepper slices, drained
  • 1/4 cup Kraft® Grated Parmesan Cheese, divided
  • 1 egg, beaten
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro

Nutrition Information

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Serving Size: 8 servings (1 cup each)
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  1. Heat oven to 350°F.
  2. Melt butter in large saucepan on medium heat. Whisk in flour; cook and stir 5 minutes. Gradually whisk in milk; cook and stir 10 minutes or until thickened. Add shredded cheese; cook 5 minutes more or until melted, stirring constantly. Remove from heat.
  3. Add cooked macaroni, drained tomatoes, hot dogs, nacho slices and 2 tablespoons Parmesan; mix lightly. Stir in egg.
  4. Spoon into 2-qt casserole sprayed with cooking spray; top with remaining 2 tablespoons Parmesan.
  5. Bake 20 minutes or until heated through. Sprinkle with cilantro.
Nutrition Information close
Amount per Serving
Calories 391  
  % Daily Value*
Total fat 22 g 33%
Saturated fat 12 g 58%
Cholesterol 93 MG 31%
Sodium 627 MG 26%
Carbohydrate 29 g 10%
Dietary fiber 2 g 7%
Sugars 6 g
Protein 18 g
Vitamin A   9%
Vitamin C   17%
Calcium   35%
Iron   10%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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Ratings & Reviews
3 Reviews for Nacho Macaroni and Cheese Casserole
You people obviously are not from New England. We have been putting hot dogs in macaroni and cheese for years. It is delicious. Don't knock something until you have tried it.
Oct 14, 2014
Yeah, the hot dogs did me in as well. No thanks.
Hot dogs lol,
Sep 07, 2014
Hot dogs? Really? I don't think I'll be back to your website for recipes.
Jul 18, 2014

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