Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

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


Submitted by mariamuse

Makes 8 servings



Each serving equals approx 1/2 cup, Betty Crocker recipe, I play jazz with some of the ingredients but always stick to the basics, leeks make an excellent addition sauteed with the butter at the beginning.

Recipe Ingredients for Macaroni and cheese

2 cups milk
2 cups shredded cheddar
2 cups elbow macaroni
1/2 tsp worcestershire
1/2 tsp black pepper
1/2 tsp white pepper (just up the black if you don't have white)
1/2 tsp ground mustard
1/4 cup butter
1/4 cup flour

Recipe Directions for Macaroni and cheese

  1. preheat oven at 350 degrees fahrenheit

  2. start water for macaroni, throw in as soon as water is boiling, meanwhile...

  3. melt butter over medium heat

  4. add flour, stir for 1 minute

  5. add spices, play jazz

  6. stir in milk, whisk well

  7. continue cooking and whisking occasionally until thickened to desired consistency

  8. add cheese, stir until melted

  9. mix all together and toss in oven

  10. excellent served as small portion with salad

Categories

Dairy, Pasta, Brunch, First Course, American-Southern, Christmas, Easter, Super Bowl, Quick, Saute

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 132.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
252
Calories from Fat
87
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.7g
15%
Saturated Fat
5.9g
30%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
27mg
9%
Sodium
274mg
11%
Potassium
182mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
26.4g
9%
Dietary Fiber
1.0g
4%
Sugars
4.1g
Protein
14.0g
Vitamin A 7% Vitamin C 0%
Calcium 22% Iron 7%
* 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 phosphorus
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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