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Buffalo Chicken Mac and Cheese

This cheesy, creamy, and spicy buffalo chicken mac and cheese is simple and quick! It marries traditional mac and cheese with buffalo chicken dip for the perfect dinner.
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword Buffalo Chicken Mac and Cheese, Buffalo Chicken Mac and Cheese Recipe
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 650kcal


  • 2 cups shredded chicken
  • 1/3 cup buffalo sauce or to taste
  • 16 oz macaroni pasta
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 2 T flour
  • 2.5 cups milk
  • 8 oz sharp cheddar freshly grated
  • 6 oz Monterey Jack freshly shredded
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup blue cheese
  • Parsley freshly chopped


  • Cook macaroni according to package directions.
  • While macaroni is cooking pour 1/3 cup buffalo sauce on top of shredded chicken and mix well.
  • When macaroni is done cooking, drain and in the same pot, over medium heat, melt butter and whisk in flour cooking for about one minute, stirring constantly.
  • Add in milk, cheddar, Monterey Jack cheese.
  • Stir frequently until cheese has completely melted into a sauce.
  • Add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Combine cooked macaroni and shredded chicken in the pan with the sauce.
  • Serve warm topped with freshly chopped parsley and blue cheese crumbles.



Calories: 650kcal