Caliente Chicken Skillet Mac and Cheese
This super spicy Caliente Chicken Skillet Mac and Cheese is a one-pan fiesta for your taste buds! Caliente chicken sausage with peppers and tender elbow macaroni in a spicy pepper jack sauce with hot sauce.
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time15 mins
Servings: 4 -6
- 1 pound caliente chicken sausage
- 1/2 tablespoon flour
- 2 cups chicken stock
- 1/2 tablespoon hot sauce
- 1/2 pound elbow macaroni
- 1/2 cup half and half
- 2 cups grated pepper jack cheese
- Chopped cilantro for garnish
Heat a large cover skillet over medium heat. Add sausage and cook 3-4 minutes.
Sprinkle with flour, cook 1 minute.
Stir in chicken stock and hot sauce, scrape bits off bottom of skillet.
Mix in macaroni, bring to a low boil.
Cover, reduce heat to low and simmer 5-6 minutes.
Stir in half and half, simmer 1-2 minutes until pasta is tender.
Mix in cheese, stirring until melted.
Garnish with cilantro and serve immediately.