Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Noodles and Company Giveaway and BBQ Pork Mac and Cheese Recipe

The amazing people over at Noodles and Company are giving away a pair of dining vouchers to one of my lucky readers. They have also sent me the recipe for their popular BBQ Mac and Cheese recipe to share with you as well. To enter for the vouchers just comment below on what your favorite dish is there.

Contest ends midnight Wednesday, April 3rd. Winner will be drawn by and notified via email. Be sure to leave a contact email with your comment, or at least be sure it shows when I click on you username, otherwise I have no way of knowing how to get a hold of you. In the meantime, try out the mac and cheese recipe in your own kitchen.

Noodles and Company BBQ Pork Mac and Cheese

Serves 4 -6

Cheese sauce:

·          1 pint cream
·         6 oz cheese (your choice)
·         1 Tb. Butter
·         1 Tb. flour
·         Salt and pepper to taste
·         Mix the butter and flour together in your hands and set aside.
·         Bring the cream to a low simmer in a thick bottomed pot.
·         Add the butter/ flour blend and stir with a whisk until smooth and slightly thickened (about 5 minutes)
·         Take the pot off the heat, add the cheese and whisk until smooth, season to taste.
BBQ Pork:
·         4 lb pork roast (shoulder or butt)
·         1 - 18 oz bottle of your favorite BBQ sauce (reserve ¼ cup for garnish)
·         1 medium onion, diced
·         Place pork and onion in crock pot and cover with bottle of BBQ sauce (minus the reserved) and cook on low for 6-8 hours or until tender and falling apart.
·         Pull pork and stir into BBQ sauce so the pork is evenly coated.
·         Pour the cheese sauce over, 1 lb. Macaroni noodles (cooked and drained according to box directions).
·         Sprinkle 6 oz. shredded cheddar cheese over the top of the noodles.
·         Place 12 oz of BBQ shredded pork in the center of the dish
·         Drizzle BBQ sauce over the top of the entire dish and garnish with 1/4 cup of crispy onions.


  1. This is super-fantastic! I love N&Co, especially their truffle mac n cheese.

  2. I LOVE their Wisconsin Mac N Cheese! Thanks for the recipe above!

  3. I love Noodles & Company! My favorite is the mac and cheese with parmesan crusted chicken :)

    jfong1130 at yahoo dot com

  4. I like the truffle mac but sometimes change it up with the thai!

  5. I haven't been there yet but I would love to try their wisconsin mac and cheese

  6. Spaghetti and meatballs for me :)

  7. Meatballs with their Mac & Cheese = yum!

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  9. Mac and cheese makes my day! Haha Thanks for this post. At least I can already make this dish even when I’m just at home. Your instructions were very detailed and very easy to follow. By the way, I hope my comment can still cover the deadline for the voucher. :)

    Alex Staff