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You Will Need
Medium Oven-Safe Casserole Dish
Before You Cook
To ensure food safety, the FDA recommends the following as minimum internal cooking temperatures:
Steak and Pork 145° F (rest cooked meat, 3 minutes) |
Seafood 145° F |
Chicken 165° F |
Ground Beef 160° F |
Ground Turkey 165° F |
Ground Pork 160° F
Cook the Pasta
Once water is boiling, add pasta and cook until al dente, 10-12 minutes.
Reserve ¼ cup pasta cooking water. Drain pasta in a colander and rinse under cold water. Set aside. Reserve pot; no need to wipe clean.
Prepare the Ingredients
Trim and thinly slice green onions, keeping white and green portions separate.
Coarsely chop spinach.
Using lid, drain liquid from crab.
Make the Pasta Mixture
Return pot used to cook pasta to medium heat with 2 tsp. olive oil.
Add white portions of green onions, garlic, ¼ tsp. salt and a pinch of pepper to hot pan. Stir occasionally until garlic is fragrant, 2-3 minutes.
Add cream sauce base, cream cheese, and pasta cooking water. Stir often until cream cheese is melted and sauce is thickened, 1-2 minutes.
Remove from burner and stir in crab, pasta, spinach, cheddar cheese, and Parmesan until combined.
Broil the Mac and Cheese
Transfer pasta mixture to prepared casserole dish. Top evenly with panko.
Place casserole under hot broiler and broil until golden brown, 2-3 minutes.
Don't text and broil! Keep an eye on casserole while under broiler.
Remove from broiler and rest, 5 minutes. Top with green portions of green onions.
Finish the Dish
Plate dish as pictured on front of card. Bon appétit!
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