Masala Mac and Cheese (no cream, no half and half, gluten free option)

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27Ingredients
60Minutes
1030Calories

Ingredients

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  • 1 pound pasta (medium shells, whole wheat or gluten-free will work)
  • 1 tablespoon avocado oil
  • 1 serrano chili (finely chopped)
  • 3 cloves garlic (finely chopped)
  • 1 inch ginger (piece, finely chopped)
  • 1 medium onion (finely chopped)
  • 1/2 red bell pepper (medium, finely chopped)
  • 1/2 green bell pepper (medium, finely chopped)
  • 1/2 inch cinnamon stick (piece)
  • 1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds
  • 2 cardamom pods
  • 4 peppercorns
  • 1 clove
  • 2 teaspoons coriander powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper (red chili powder)
  • 1/4 cup tomato paste
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 tablespoons white flour
  • 3 cups whole milk (start with 2 1/2, add another 1/2 cup if need be)
  • 1 cup Gruyere cheese (grated for sauce)
  • 1 cup mild cheddar cheese (grated for sauce)
  • 1/2 cup Gruyere cheese (grated)
  • 1/2 cup mild cheddar cheese (grated)
  • 2 tablespoons plain bread crumbs (or panko)
  • serrano chilies (sliced)
  • 1 handful fresh cilantro (finely chopped)
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    NutritionView More

    1030Calories
    Sodium27% DV650mg
    Fat69% DV45g
    Protein90% DV46g
    Carbs37% DV111g
    Fiber28% DV7g
    Calories1030Calories from Fat410
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat45g69%
    Saturated Fat25g125%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol125mg42%
    Sodium650mg27%
    Potassium940mg27%
    Protein46g90%
    Calories from Fat410
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate111g37%
    Dietary Fiber7g28%
    Sugars17g34%
    Vitamin A50%
    Vitamin C70%
    Calcium100%
    Iron30%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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