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Creamy Stovetop Mac & Cheese Recipe

Looking for an easy Creamy Stovetop Mac & Cheese recipe? Learn how to make Creamy Stovetop Mac & Cheese using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by shellyrocks

Makes 6 servings



Mac & Cheese. Makes 6 1 1/2 cup servings.

Recipe Ingredients for Creamy Stovetop Mac & Cheese

4 cups uncooked elbow macaroni
3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
2 1/4 cups 2% milk
1 serving
2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce
1/2 teaspoon bottled minced garlic
1 1/4 cups (5 ounces) shredded reduced-fat cheddar cheese

Recipe Directions for Creamy Stovetop Mac & Cheese

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions, omitting salt and fat. Drain and set aside.

  2. While pasta cooks, place flour, salt, and pepper in a large saucepan. Add milk, stirring with a whisk until well blended. Drop cream cheese by teaspoonfuls into milk mixture; bring to a boil over medium-high heat, stirring constantly. Reduce heat; simmer 2 minutes or until thick and cream cheese melts, stirring occasionally. Stir in mustard, Worcestershire, and garlic; simmer 1 minute. Remove from heat. Add cheddar cheese, stirring until cheese melts. Combine pasta and cheese sauce in a large bowl; toss well.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 184.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
378
Calories from Fat
104
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
11.5g
18%
Saturated Fat
6.9g
35%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
35mg
12%
Sodium
635mg
26%
Potassium
294mg
8%
Total Carbohydrates
50.1g
17%
Dietary Fiber
2.0g
8%
Sugars
6.8g
Protein
17.0g
Vitamin A 9% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 29% 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-
  Good points
  • High in selenium
  • High in thiamin
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