Raise your hand if you’re still in shock over Burger King’s big Mac n’ Cheetos ® reveal. If you’re not raising your hand, chances are you’re only just hearing about the newest comfort food on the block. If you’re lucky enough to live in Southern California and have about $2.50 to spare, now’s your chance to sink your teeth into this mega-cheesy fried piece of heaven.
Several foodie channels have already conducted their own taste tests. Check out Eater’s reaction to this yummy concoction here.
If you’re not in SoCal, not to worry! We’ve baked up a tasty way for you to crunch right into this latest food trend: Our Cheetos Fried Mac n’ Cheese Bites.
Ohh, yes! We can’t wait for you to pop one of these zesty little bites in your mouth. The combo of macaroni and gooey cheese, fried and covered in Cheeto crumb goodness, is gonna put your taste buds on blast. In a good way. Check out our Cheetos Fried Mac n’ Cheese Bites video below, then grab some ingredients and make your own!
Are you craving some mac n’ cheese now? Check out more fun ways to dress up some boxed mac n’ cheese, and keep an eye out for even more budget-friendly recipes at our Budget Bites Facebook page!
Cheetos Fried Mac n’ Cheese Bites
- 1 box Kraft macaroni and cheese
- 1/2 bag Cheetos puffs
- 1 cup flour
- 2-3 eggs for egg wash
- Oil for frying
- Wax paper