Creepy Crawler Macaroni and Cheese

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 20 min
  • Servings 4

Ingredients

Ingredients

6
cups water
1
box (5.5 oz) macaroni and cheese with crazy noodles
1/2
cup chopped carrot
4
hot dogs, each cut lengthwise into 6 strips
3
tablespoons milk
1 1/2
teaspoons butter or margarine

Directions

Directions

  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, heat water to boiling. Stir in macaroni from box and carrot; boil over medium heat 10 minutes. Add hot dog strips; continue to boil 2 minutes longer; drain.
  • 2 Stir in cheese sauce mix, milk and butter until well blended.

Notes










Tips

Expert Tips

The crazy noodles are green in color. If you choose not to use them, substitute peas for the carrots for more color.

Nutrition Information

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
290
Calories from Fat
150
% Daily Value
Total Fat
16g
25%
Saturated Fat
7g
34%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
35mg
12%
Sodium
870mg
36%
Potassium
125mg
4%
Total Carbohydrate
30g
10%
Dietary Fiber
2g
6%
Sugars
7g
Protein
6g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
40%
40%
Vitamin C
0%
0%
Calcium
10%
10%
Iron
10%
10%
Exchanges:
1 1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.