Fiesta Velveeta Macaroni and Cheese

5
Servings
5m
Prep Time
15m
Cook Time
20m
Ready In


"If you are a Velveeta fan, this is great. I use low-glycemic Dreamfield's pasta in this but whole wheat macaroni is also healthier."

Original recipe yields 5 servings
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Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (221.3 g)
  • Calories 596.5
  • Total Fat - 29.2 g
  • Saturated Fat - 18 g
  • Cholesterol - 84.4 mg
  • Sodium - 1122.4 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 44.6 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 2.5 g
  • Sugars - 3.4 g
  • Protein - 38.8 g
  • Calcium - 1066.8 mg
  • Iron - 1.1 mg
  • Vitamin C - 0.8 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.1 mg

Step 1

Cook the noodles and drain.

Step 2

In the same pot over low heat, melt the butter, then add the salsa, milk, chili powder and salt and pepper; stir to blend.

Step 3

Add the cheese and stir over low heat until it melts, then fold in the cooked drained noodles and serve.

Tips & Variations


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Joni

I made this for lunch today and it was delicious. I liked the addition of the chili powder. It gave it a nice taste along with the salsa!

review by:
(24 Mar 2014)