spicy mac and cheese

how do you spice up mac + cheese?

There are many ways to spice up mac and cheese, such as: - hot peppers like jalapenos - hot sauce, like Sriracha - red pepper flakes - spicy cheese

Prep Time: 5 Min

cook Time: 15 Min


noodles: I use casarecce spicy: jalapenos, gochujang, spicy Monterrey jack cheese cheese sauce: butter, flour, milk, mustard, cheese

Boil the noodles.  Cook the onions and jalapeno until browned then cook garlic for a minute.

Step 1

Add flour to melted butter and cook, whisking for about a minute or two.

Step 2

Whisk in the gochujang and mustard.

Step 3

Add the milk, slowly, while whisking.

Step 4

Whisk carefully so that you don't have any clumps of flour.

Step 5

Add the cheese in two additions, whisking until it melts into the sauce.

Step 6

Add the cooked noodles and serve.

Step 7

Tap the link at the bottom to go to my website for the full printable recipe.

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