L bacon jalapeno mac and cheese

Bacon Jalapeno Mac and CheeseRecipe Card

Bacon Jalapeno Mac and Cheese
Recipe card - step by step recipe instructions

1Melt butter over medium heat
2Add in flour and stir to mix. Cook for about 2-3 minutes
3Pour in milk and whisk until smooth and blended
4Simmer until sauce has thickened and coats the back of a spoon, about 7-10 minutes
5Season with salt and pepper to taste
6Stir in both cheeses in portions until melted. Add in mustard
7Add macaroni and stir to combine until fully coated and creamy
8Add in bacon bits and diced jalapenos, mix thoroughly
9Dish and serve hot

Bacon Jalapeno Mac and Cheese
Recipe Card - ingredients

8 tablespoons butter
½ cup flour
4 cups whole milk
Salt and pepper to taste
3 cups sharp cheddar cheese, freshly grated
1 cup Parmesan cheese, freshly grated
1 teaspoon mustard
1 lb. elbow macaroni, cooked al dente
1 cup bacon bits
1 fresh jalapeno/2 tablespoons pickled jalapenos, diced