Bacon Ranch Mac & Cheese
Prep 20 min.
Total 30 min.
POSTED IN: Alfredo Sauce, Dinner, Popular
What You'll Need
cups cooked penne pasta (from about 2 1/2 cups/8 ounces dry)
jar (14.5 ounces) Prego® Homestyle Alfredo Sauce OR Prego® Light Homestyle Alfredo Sauce
slices bacon, cooked and crumbled
cup ranch dressing mix or light ranch dressing
cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese
How to Make It
Heat the oven to 350°F.
Stir the penne, sauce, bacon, dressing and half the cheese in a large bowl. Spoon the penne mixture into an 8x8x2-inch baking dish. Sprinkle with the remaining cheese.
Bake for 30 minutes or until the penne mixture is hot and bubbling.
CHOOSE TASTE. CHOOSE PREGO.
TIPS AND TRICKS FOR A MEAL EVERYONE WILL LOVE
Don't Rinse Your Pasta
Don't rinse your pasta after cooking it. Doing this washes the starch off the surface, which is what helps the sauce cling to it.
Short Pasta Shapes
Short pastas, such as bow ties and corkscrews, are great for whipping up skillet dishes or adding to soups.