Mac & Cheese, Chicken & Green Beans

26 reviews

A simple weeknight mac & cheese dinner for kids of all ages!

Very easy

3 minutes

Prep time

20 minutes

Cook time

505 cal.

Per serving


Make sure you have...

Butter (unsalted) (1 tbsp), 
Olive oil (1 tsp)


Stovetop, Frying pan, Pot (small)


Boxed mac & cheese
Milk (whole)
Butter (unsalted)

Step 1

Cook the boxed mac & cheese according to the package directions.

Chicken breast

Step 2

Meanwhile, season both sides of the chicken breast with salt, pepper & your favorite seasonings. (We love garlic & onion powder!)

Olive oil

Step 3

Heat a drizzle of olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add the chicken breast & cook undisturbed for 4-5 min.

Green beans (fresh)

Step 4

Flip the chicken & add 1/4 cup of water to the skillet. Add the green beans around the chicken breast. Cover & cook for an additional 4-5 min or until the chicken is fully cooked & the green beans are steamed.

Step 5

Serve the mac & cheese with the chicken breast & green beans. Season the dish with additional salt & pepper if desired. Enjoy!

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Nutrition facts

Average estimated amount for one serving

Energy505 cal.
Fat25 g
Carbohydrates28 g
Protein41 g
Fiber6 g

Values are based on an average estimate for one serving. All nutrition information presented on Jow is intended for informational purposes only. If you have any concerns or questions about your health, please consult with a health-care professional.

On average, one serving of the recipe "Mac & Cheese, Chicken & Green Beans" contains 505 Energy, 25 g of Fat, 28 g of Carbohydrates, 41 g of Protein, 6 g of Fiber.

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