Macaroni and Cheese Italiano Recipe

Looking for an easy Macaroni and Cheese Italiano recipe? Learn how to make Macaroni and Cheese Italiano using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by djkrause

Makes 12 servings



Baked macaroni with an italian blend of cheeses and cream.

Recipe Ingredients for Macaroni and Cheese Italiano

1 tbsp salt, dry
1 lb pasta, dry, preferabley cavatelly
1 tbsp butter
5 tbsp parmesan cheese
7 tbsp butter
6 tbsp flour
2 cups milk
1 tsp salt
1/8 tsp pepper
1/2 cup heavy cream
1 1/2 cups mozzarella, cheddar and parmesan cheese mixed

Recipe Directions for Macaroni and Cheese Italiano

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F and adjust rack to the middle of the oven. Fill a large saucepan with water and salt. Bring to a boil. Add pasta and cook for 10-15 minutes until al dente.

  2. Meanwhile,prepare sauce. Melt 6 Tbsp butter in a saucepan. Add flour. Mix well. Stir in the milk, salt, pepper and nutmeg and cook over medium heat, stirring constantly with a wire whisk until the mixture boils. Allow to boil briefly.

  3. Stir in the cream and cheese and cook until melted.

  4. Combine the sauce and pasta and mix well. The plance in a buttered oven-proof ceramic dish. Top with parmesan cheese and bake for 35-40 minutes uncovered unitl done.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 115.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
280
Calories from Fat
132
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.7g
23%
Saturated Fat
8.8g
44%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
68mg
23%
Sodium
965mg
40%
Potassium
155mg
4%
Total Carbohydrates
26.3g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0.1g
0%
Sugars
2.2g
Protein
10.7g
Vitamin A 10% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 19% Iron 8%
* 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
  • Low in sugar
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sodium
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