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Slow Cooker Queso Mac and Cheese

Perfect for when the weather turns cool
Slow Cooker Queso Mac and Cheese
Courtesy of Jason Goldstein

Yes, you can cook pasta in a slow cooker. This recipe will help you get a flavorful, comforting meal on the table in no time.

Recipe courtesy of Jason Goldstein.

Ready in
3 h and 5 m
5 m
(prepare time)
3 h
(cook time)
Calories Per Serving


  • 8 Ounces cream cheese
  • 8 Ounces sour cream
  • 1 Teaspoon garlic powder
  • 2 cans evaporated milk
  • 1 14-ounce can fire roasted diced tomatoes
  • 1 4.5-ounce can green chilies
  • 3 scallions, chopped
  • 4 Cups grated sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 Pound cavatappi pasta (or macaroni), uncooked
  • 2 Teaspoons salt
  • 1 Teaspoon pepper


Add cream cheese, sour cream, garlic powder, salt and pepper in slow cooker.

Mix to combine.

Add the evaporated milk, scallions, tomatoes, green chiles, cheese and pasta in the slow cooker.

Mix to combine well.

Turn slow cooker on for three hours on low.