Food & Recipes

How To Make Amazing Mac And Cheese In A Slow Cooker

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Who doesn’t love a good mac and cheese? Though a homemade version tastes much better than from a box, it takes a lot of effort — and let’s be real,  who has the time?

Thankfully, The One Pot Chef has found a way to get the best of both worlds. All you need is your slow cooker to make this super simple, great-tasting homemade mac and cheese recipe.

Basically, all you have to do is dump the ingredients in the pot, and let the cooker work its magic for 2.5 hours. Simple, right?

Check out all of the items you’ll need below.

 

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Ingredients:

18 ounces elbow macaroni (uncooked)
3 cups shredded cheddar cheese
9 ounces of cream cheese
2 1/2 cups milk
13 ounce can of evaporated milk
Salt and pepper (to taste)

It really doesn’t get much easier than that.

For a full set of instructions, watch the video below and check out The One Pot Chef’s website.

More Easy “Dump Dinners” You Can Toss Into Your Crock-Pot

Avoid the after-work “what’s for dinner?” conundrum by saving these dump dinner ideas for those times when you know it’s going to be a long day. Or, assemble a few over the weekend and store them in the freezer until you’re ready to cook. From chicken entrees to sandwiches, you can make all kinds of delicious dinners in your slow cooker with minimal effort. You’re welcome!

1. Creamy Garlic Chicken

“Sometimes the best things in life are covered with cheese and garlic!” We have to agree with blogger Lauren Greutman on this one. The chicken cooks for four hours, and Greutman recommends serving it over pasta.

Get the full recipe from Lauren Greutman.

Chicken fillet or Turkey breast in creamy sauce with dill and garlic, in cast iron black pan on dark background with thick gravy. Delicious homemade food
Chicken fillet or Turkey breast in creamy sauce with dill and garlic, in cast iron black pan on dark background with thick gravy. Delicious homemade food