Super Easy Mac'N'Cheesy. 2 cups elbow macaroni (uncooked), 1 can chicken broth, 2 cups Half/Half,8 oz shredded cheese. Directions Place macaroni, broth, and half n half into Bean Pot. Stir then cover with lid. Heat on high in microwave for 14 minutes (rotate every 2 minutes if no turntable). Remove from microwave, add cheese – stir – place lid back on Bean Pot and let sit 10 minutes to allow the cheese to melt. Stir and serve warm.