Crave’s Mac & Cheese
Recipe from Crave Restaurant in Akron
*Crave’s Mac & Cheese is blackened chicken over smoked Gouda cheese and pasta with roasted garlic butter sauce.
Rub chicken breasts with Cajun seasoning.
Smoked Gouda cheese base for pasta:
1 cup grated smoked Gouda cheese
1 1/2 cups heavy cream
1 Tablespoon garlic finely chopped
Mix on low heat and whisk in cheese.
Pick a fun and different type of pasta. Cook according to directions.
Fold cooked pasta into Gouda cheese mixture. Stir until warm.
Pan-sear chicken in olive oil until chicken is cooked through.
Garlic Butter Sauce:
1 cup heavy cream
1/2 cup roasted garlic paste
salt & pepper
fresh herbs (parsley, sage, thyme, chive, oregano)
Layer pasta and garlic sauce. Top with chicken.