Bobby's Veggie Mac and Cheese
Total:
35 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
35 min
Active:
25 min
Yield:
6 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • Salt
  • 1 pound whole wheat macaroni 
  • 1 clove garlic, minced 
  • 1/2 onion, small dice
  • 1 cup garbanzo beans 
  • 1 cup nonfat Greek yogurt 
  • 1 yellow bell pepper, roasted, peeled and seeded 
  • 1/4 cup vegetable stock or starchy cooking liquid from pasta 
  • 1 cup shredded part-skim mozzarella 
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/3 cup whole wheat panko 
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan

Directions

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Prepare an 8-by-10-inch baking dish with cooking spray, and then set it aside.

Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil. Add the macaroni and cook until al dente. Drain the pasta, reserving some of the cooking water if needed.

Meanwhile in a large saute pan over medium-high heat, cook the garlic and onion until translucent.

In a food processor, add the garbanzo beans, yogurt and roasted pepper. Pulse until smooth, pouring in the vegetable stock as needed.

In a large bowl, toss the cooked macaroni with the bean and yogurt puree, and then fold in the mozzarella cheese. Season with salt and pepper. Pour the mixture into the prepared baking dish and sprinkle the panko over the top. Finish with the Parmesan.

Bake until the Parmesan melts, the panko browns and the macaroni is hot throughout, about 10 minutes.

Trending Videos 7 Videos

Get the Recipe

Gabriele's Limoncello 01:28

Gabriele shares his family recipe for a delicious summertime libation.

Similar Topics:

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Over the Rainbow Mac and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Patti LaBelle

Cory's Famous Mac and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Cory Hardrict

Macaroni and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Tiffani Thiessen

Aunt Chelle's Three Cheese Macaroni and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Michelle Jones

Veggie Mac and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Laura Vitale

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Macaroni and Cheese

Recipe courtesy of Tyler Florence

On TV

Cheap Eats

10am | 9c

Cheap Eats

10:30am | 9:30c

Cheap Eats

11am | 10c

Cheap Eats

11:30am | 10:30c

Cheap Eats

12pm | 11c

Cheap Eats

12:30pm | 11:30c

Cheap Eats

1pm | 12c

Cheap Eats

1:30pm | 12:30c

Good Eats

2pm | 1c

Good Eats

2:30pm | 1:30c

Man Fire Food

3:30pm | 2:30c

Man Fire Food

4:30pm | 3:30c

Man Fire Food

5:30pm | 4:30c
On Tonight
On Tonight

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

8pm | 7c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

8:30pm | 7:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

9:30pm | 8:30c

Man v. Food

10pm | 9c

Man v. Food

10:30pm | 9:30c

Man v. Food

11pm | 10c

Man v. Food

11:30pm | 10:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

12:30am | 11:30c

Burgers, Brew & 'Que

1:30am | 12:30c

Man v. Food

2am | 1c

Man v. Food

2:30am | 1:30c

Man v. Food

3am | 2c

Man v. Food

3:30am | 2:30c

So Much Pretty Food Here