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One Pot Chili Mac & Cheese

This mac and cheese is...

- Loaded with hearty ground meat, beans, and pasta. - Perfectly cheesy with cheddar and pepper jack. - Made entirely in one pot in only 40 minutes.


- Pasta - Black beans - Onion - Garlic - Milk - Ground meat

- Diced tomatoes - Spices - Milk - Vegetable oil - Cheddar cheese - Pepper jack cheese

Brown the meat


In a Dutch oven or medium pot, brown ground meat and onions in oil until no longer pink. Add spices and garlic and saute until fragrant.

Simmer the pasta


Add pasta, beans, tomatoes, milk, whipping cream, and water to pot and bring to a low simmer over medium heat. Reduce heat to medium-low and allow to simmer 10-15 minutes.

Add the cheeses


Once pasta is tender and most of liquid is evaporated, remove from heat and add cheddar and pepper jack cheese.

Serve mac and cheese


Stir mac and cheese until cheese is melted. Season with salt and pepper to taste and serve mac and cheese warm.

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