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Moosewood Mac and Cheese Recipe

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


Submitted by ssbuckeye

Makes 6 servings



Posted by HK in a forum, changed a bit by me.

Recipe Ingredients for Moosewood Mac and Cheese

1 1/2 cup nonfat cottage cheese
1 1/2 cup buttermilk
1 tbsp mustard
1 pinch of cayenne
1/4 teaspoon nutmeg
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1/4 cup onion, grated
1 cup low-fat Cheddar Cheese
1/2 lb uncooked elbow macaroni
2 tbsp Parmesan Cheeses, finely grated
1/4 cup bread crumbs

Recipe Directions for Moosewood Mac and Cheese

  1. Preheat the over to 375 degrees. Prepare a 9 or 10 inch square baking pan with a light coating of cooking spray.

  2. In a blender, combine the cottage cheese, skim milk/buttermilk, mustard, cayenne, nutmeg, salt and pepper and puree until smooth.

  3. In a large bowl, combine the puree, the onion, macaroni and cheddar cheese and stir thoroughly.

  4. Pour the mixture into your pan.

  5. Combine the Pecorino/Parmesan and the bread crumbs and sprinkle on top of the mixture.

  6. Bake about 45 minutes, until the top is browned and the center firm.

Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 187.9g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
328
Calories from Fat
87
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
9.7g
15%
Saturated Fat
5.4g
27%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
28mg
9%
Sodium
666mg
28%
Potassium
259mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
38.0g
13%
Dietary Fiber
1.5g
6%
Sugars
4.5g
Protein
21.0g
Vitamin A 5% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 29% Iron 12%
* 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
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