Spicy Jack Mac and Cheese with Broccoli

2 cups (8 oz.) dry elbow macaroni
2 cups chopped frozen or fresh broccoli
2 cups (8 oz.) shredded sharp Cheddar cheese
2 cups (8 oz.) shredded Pepper Jack cheese
1 can (12 fl. oz.) Carnation© Evaporated Milk
½ cup grated Parmesan cheese, divided
½ teaspoon of ground black pepper
2 Tablespoon of bread crumbs
Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Lightly butter a 2 ½ quart casserole dish.
Cook macaroni in a large saucepan according to package directions, adding broccoli to boiling pasta water for last 3 minutes of cooking time and drain.
Combine cooked pasta, broccoli, Cheddar cheese, Pepper Jack cheese, evaporated milk, ¼ cup Parmesan cheese, and black pepper in large bowl. Pour into the prepared casserole dish. Combine remaining Parmesan cheese and bread crumbs. Sprinkle over Macaroni mixture. Cover tightly with aluminum foil.

Bake covered for 20 minutes; and remove the foil and bake for an additional 10 minutes, until lightly covered.
Spicy Jack Mac and Cheese with Broccoli
Chicken; baked, broiled, or grilled
Green leafy vegetables

Note: This is a delicious and nutritious meal.

__ Ellen J. Barrier