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Pressure Cooker Creamy Mac and Cheese Recipe

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While having a ton of fun testing recipes with my new pressure pot, the Crock Pot® Express Crock Multi-Cooker, I may have discovered a deliciously cheesy mac and cheese recipe in the process. Maybe. Okay, I did.

Buttery macaroni noodles smothered in creamy cheddar, Monterey Jack, and parmesan cheese - all made quickly in a pressure cooker. Crock Pot Multi-cooker or Instant Pot.

Buttery macaroni noodles smothered in creamy cheddar, Monterey Jack, and parmesan cheese – all made quickly in a pressure cooker. Your family will beg for this dish every single night and it will be hard to say no.

Buttery macaroni noodles smothered in creamy cheddar, Monterey Jack, and parmesan cheese - all made quickly in a pressure cooker. Crock Pot Multi-cooker or Instant Pot.

Here is the super easy recipe:

Pressure Cooker Creamy Mac and Cheese Recipe


Buttery macaroni noodles smothered in creamy cheddar, Monterey Jack, and parmesan cheese - all made quickly in a pressure cooker.

Yield: 6-8

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 10 minutes

Ingredients:

  • 16 oz macaroni (or other pasta of choice)
  • 3 tsp real butter
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp garlic salt
  • 1 tsp dry mustard
  • 5 oz evaporated milk
  • 4 cups water
  • 3 cups sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • 1 cup Monterey Jack cheese, shredded
  • 1/4 cup parmesan cheese, shredded

Directions:

  1. Add uncooked macaroni (or other pasta), spices, butter, and water into the Crock Pot® Express Crock Multi-Cooker. Attach lid and lock. Cook on "STEAM" for 4 minutes.
  2. After cook, do a quick release. Add evaporated milk and half of all cheeses. Stir until cheese is melted, then add remaining cheese. Stir until all cheese is melted and gooey!

Watch the how-to video:

Buttery macaroni noodles smothered in creamy cheddar, Monterey Jack, and parmesan cheese - all made quickly in a pressure cooker. Crock Pot Multi-cooker or Instant Pot.