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Joan's On 3rd Mac & Cheese Recipe

Looking for an easy Joan's on 3rd Mac & Cheese recipe? Learn how to make Joan's on 3rd Mac & Cheese using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by health_matterss

Makes 13 servings



A little piece of heaven wrapped in a way to speed up the journey.

Recipe Ingredients for Joan's on 3rd Mac & Cheese

2 pound pasta (elbow macaroni, fusilli, or any shape desired)
4 ounces butter
7 cups whole milk
12 ounces ricotta or small curd cottage cheese
6 ounces cream cheese
24 ounces Monterey jack, shredded
32 ounces Gouda, shredded, plus 8 ounces

Recipe Directions for Joan's on 3rd Mac & Cheese

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.

  2. Cook pasta in large pot of boiling, salted water until just tender. Drain well. Add butter, milk, ricotta, cream cheese, Monterey jack, and 12 ounces of the Gouda to the warm pasta. Season with salt and pepper.

  3. Gently mix everything together, leaving some chunks of cheese visible. Pour the mixture into 9 by 11-inch baking pan. Top with the remaining 8 ounces of gouda. Bake until beautifully golden, 30 to 40 minutes. Serve hot or room temperature.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 371.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
878
Calories from Fat
499
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
55.5g
85%
Saturated Fat
34.8g
174%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
241mg
80%
Sodium
1119mg
47%
Potassium
448mg
13%
Total Carbohydrates
47.4g
16%
Sugars
8.6g
Protein
44.8g
Vitamin A 32% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 111% Iron 16%
* 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
C+
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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