9 Easy Ways To Make Microwave Mac ‘N’ Cheese More Awesome

Just in time for the start of the semester, Target’s test kitchen gives us a few tips on how to gussy up instant mac ‘n’ cheese.

2. Pepperoni Pizza Mac

Stir in pepperoni slices, shredded mozzarella cheese, and sliced olives.

3. Beer and Bacon Mac

For those 21 and up, make mac ‘n’ cheese using beer in place of water. Stir in bacon crumbles. Try an alcohol-free brew like O’Doul’s if you’re under 21.

4. Jalapeño Popper Mac

Stir in pickled jalapeño slices, cream cheese, and crushed croutons.

5. Coconut Curry Mac

Make mac ‘n’ cheese using coconut milk in place of water; stir in curry powder.

6. Walking Taco Mac

Stir in crushed Doritos chips, Mexican cheese, shredded lettuce, and chopped tomatoes.

7. Chicken Ranch Mac

Stir in ranch dressing and cooked chicken.

8. Loaded Baked Potato Mac

Stir in sour cream, chives, bacon crumbles, and cooked frozen broccoli.

9. Mom’s Tuna Casserole

Stir in a pouch of tuna. That’s it!

10. Ballpark Mac

Stir in hot dogs and yellow mustard.

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