Skip Nav
Body Weight
Take 2 Minutes to Flatten Your Abs With This Ultrafast Workout
HIIT workouts
The Ultimate HIIT Bodyweight Workout For Weight Loss
Should I Avoid Carbs at Night if I'm Trying to Lose Weight?
Carbs
Should You Avoid Carbs at Night If You're Trying to Lose Weight? 3 Dietitians Answer
Will Intermittent Fasting Help Me Lose Belly Fat?
intermittent fasting
After Years of Failed Diets, Intermittent Fasting Is What Helped Me Lose Belly Fat

Avocado Mac and Cheese

The Secret Ingredient to This Lower Calorie Mac and Cheese: Avocado

We combined two of our favorite things — mac and cheese and avocados — to create a new favorite thing! This avocado mac and cheese has all the cheesy goodness of one of our favorite comfort foods, but we've reduced the calories and increased the beneficial monounsaturated fats. Those are the ones that help fight belly fat. Watch the video and see how easy this dish is to make!

Avocado Mac and Cheese

Avocado Mac and Cheese

Avocado Mac and Cheese Recipe

Ingredients

  1. 2 cups whole-wheat macaroni, cooked
  2. 1/2 teaspoon coconut oil
  3. 1 tablespoon almond flour
  4. 1/8 teaspoon salt
  5. 2 ripe avocados
  6. 1 lime, juiced
  7. 1 clove garlic, minced
  8. 1/4 cup goat cheese (which is a great lower calorie cheese!)
  9. 1/4 teaspoon red chili flakes
  10. 1 tablespoon basil, chopped
  11. 1/4 cup skim milk
  12. 1/4 cup low-fat mozzarella, shredded

Directions

  1. Cook macaroni until al dente according to the instructions on the package. Drain and set aside.
  2. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  3. In a pan over medium-high heat, melt coconut oil and toast almond flour and salt until browned and crispy. Remove from heat and set aside.
  4. Into a food processor, add avocado, lime juice, garlic, goat cheese, red chili flakes, basil, and skim milk. Puree until fully blended. Pour over macaroni and mix until coated. Place macaroni into an oven-safe baking dish and sprinkle the top with mozzarella and toasted almond flour. Bake for 7 to 8 minutes, or until cheese is melted. Serve warm.
At-Home Face Massage to Reduce Stress
Decongesting Shower Bomb
Lavender Chamomile Sleep Latte
Best Bouquet Flowers For People With Allergies
Recipe for Vegan Almond Joy
DIY Energy Drink
Vegan Pumpkin Macaroni and Cheese
How to Make Yogurt Popsicles
Avocado Brownie Recipe Vegan
Protein Breakfast Cookies
Vegan Apple Cider Doughnut Recipes
Cold and Flu Patch
Latest Fitness
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds