Garden Mac and Cheese Biscuit Cups

What kid of any age wouldn't love a dinner that looks like a cupcake? These Betty Crocker® mac & cheese biscuit cups make a perfect weeknight dinner.

  • Prep Time 25 min
  • Total Time 45 min
  • Servings 10

Ingredients

1
box (7 oz) Betty Crocker™ mac & cheese original
Margarine and milk called for on mac & cheese box
1/2
teaspoon yellow mustard
1/2
cup Green Giant™ frozen sweet peas, thawed, drained
1/4
cup shredded carrots
3/4
cup shredded Colby-Monterey Jack or Cheddar cheese (3 oz)
1
can (10.2 oz) Pillsbury™ Grands!™ Homestyle refrigerated buttermilk biscuits (5 biscuits)

  • 1 Heat oven to 375°F. Make mac & cheese as directed on box. Stir in mustard until well blended. Stir in peas, carrots and 1/2 cup of the cheese.
  • 2 Meanwhile, separate dough into 5 biscuits; separate each biscuit into 2 layers. Firmly press 1 biscuit layer in bottom and up side of each of 10 ungreased regular-size muffin cups, forming 1/4-inch rim. Fill with macaroni mixture; sprinkle with remaining 1/4 cup cheese.
  • 3 Bake 16 to 20 minutes or until edges of biscuits are golden brown. Cool 1 minute; remove from pan.

Expert Tips

Cups will be very full, so be sure to build up a 1/4-inch rim of dough above the top of the muffin cup.

Keep the garden theme going by adding a green salad with your favorite dressing to make the meal complete.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Servings
Calories
240
(
Calories from Fat
100),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
11g
11%
(Saturated Fat
3 1/2g,
3 1/2%
Trans Fat
2 1/2g
2 1/2%
),
Cholesterol
10mg
10%;
Sodium
540mg
540%;
Total Carbohydrate
29g
29%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
0g
0%
),
Protein
6g
6%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
20%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.