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Pasta Primavera

Prep time 5 mins
Cook time 20 mins
Yield 4 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg. (14 oz.) KRAFT Deluxe Macaroni & Cheese Dinner Made With 2% Milk Cheese
  • 3 cups frozen vegetable blend (broccoli, cauliflower and carrots)
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried basil leaves, crushed
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder

How to Make It

  1. Cook Macaroni in saucepan as directed on package, adding vegetables to the boiling water for the last 5 min.; drain. Return macaroni mixture to saucepan.

    Add Cheese Sauce and seasonings; mix well.

    Cook until heated through, stirring frequently.

    Variation:
    Prepare as directed, substituting 3 cups cut-up fresh vegetables for the frozen vegetable blend.

    Nutrition Bonus: Make this low-fat, low calorie meatless main dish for your family tonight. The broccoli provides a good source of vitamins A and C.

    Nutrition Information Per Serving:
    340 calories, 5g total fat, 5g saturated fat, 15mg cholesterol, 940mg sodium, 58g carbohydrate, 6g dietary fiber, 9g sugars, 16g protein, 60%DV vitamin A, 90%DV vitamin C, 25%DV calcium, 20%DV iron.

    Exchange: 3 Starch, 1 Vegetable, 1 Meat (L)