Delectable Delights — Cauliflower Pancetta Mac and Cheese

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Ingredients
Scallions
Cauliflower
Cavatappi Pasta
Pancetta
Flour
Reduced Fat Milk
Chicken Stock Concentrate
Italian Cheese Blend

 

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Preheat and Prep: Preheat oven 400. Bring a large pot of water to boil. Thinly slice scallions, keeping greens and whites separate. Toss cauliflower on baking sheet with olive oil, salt and pepper. Roast 20-25min until golden brown.

 

 

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Pasta: Boil the cavatappi pasta cooking 9-11min until al dente. Drain.

Pancetta: Heat a large pan over medium-heat add pancetta and whites scallion tossing until crispy 4-5min. Remove from pan.

 

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Make the cheese sauce: Heat 1 TBSP butter med-heat. Once melted, whisk in flour. Whisk constantly 1-2min. Slowly whisk Milk until combined. Add chicken stock concentrate and simmer 1-2min. Remove pan from heat stir in cheese. Season with salt and pepper.

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Bake the Mac & Cheese: Stir cavatappi pasta, pancetta mixture, and 3/4 of the cauliflower into cheese sauce. Transfer to a medium, lightly oiled baking dish. Top with remaining cauliflower and cook 5-7min until bubbling. (Note: if your pan is ovenproof, you can skip transferring to baking pan.)

 

 

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Enjoy!

 

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