A recipe with a twist from Noodles & Co (www.noodles.com) in honor of National Cheeseburger Day!
Bacon Mac & Cheeseburger
Recipe from Noodles & Company
Updated: Friday, 25 Mar 2011, 9:11 AM CDT
Published : Friday, 25 Mar 2011, 3:00 AM CDT
1 pint cream
6 oz cheese (your choice)
1 Tb. Butter
1 Tb. flour
Salt and pepper to taste
1 lb. Macaroni noodles, cooked and drained according to box directions
8 oz. Cooked ground beef
4 - 6 slices of cooked bacon, crumbled
6 oz. Shredded cheddar/jack cheese
1 cup Toasted bread crumbs
1 cup diced tomato
½ cup diced green onions
Mix the butter and flour together in your hands and set aside.
Bring the cream to a low simmer in a thick bottomed pot.
Add the butter/ flour blend and stir with a whisk until smooth and slightly thickened. (About 5 minutes)
Take the pot off the heat, add the cheese and whisk until smooth, season to taste.
Mix with macaroni noodles and top with ground beef, bacon, cheese, tomato, green onions and breadcrumbs.