Best Mac and Cheese Recipe

Looking for an easy best mac and cheese recipe? Learn how to make best mac and cheese using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kittykatofdoom

Makes 12 servings



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Recipe Ingredients for best mac and cheese

10 cloves garlic, 1 head
1 teaspoon olive oil
1 pound pasta, Cavatappi
1/2 pound bacon, sliced Applewood smoked
1 1/2 cups fresh white bread crumbs (5 slices, crusts removed)
1/2 cup parmesan cheese, Parmigiano Reggiano grated
8 tablespoons butter
1/4 cup minced shallots
1/2 cup flour
1 quart whole milk
6 ounces Gruyere cheese, grated
8 ounces extra-sharp Cheddar cheese, grated
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg, freshly grated

Recipe Directions for best mac and cheese

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Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 201.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
521
Calories from Fat
285
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
31.7g
49%
Saturated Fat
16.6g
83%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
116mg
39%
Sodium
987mg
41%
Potassium
361mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
32.8g
11%
Dietary Fiber
0.3g
1%
Sugars
4.7g
Protein
25.6g
Vitamin A 15% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 44% Iron 13%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
    Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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