ELLEN'S SPICY MAC & CHEESE

Ellen Bales

By
@Starwriter

When you're bored with regular macaroni & cheese, try this departure. Excellent change of pace! Also great for those meatless Fridays during Lent.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 c
elbow macaroni
2 Tbsp
vegetable oil
2 Tbsp
all purpose flour
1 (15 oz) can(s)
tomato sauce
1/4 c
chopped onion
1 clove
garlic, minced
1/2 tsp
salt
1/4 tsp
pepper
2 c
cheddar cheese, shredded

Step-By-Step

1Cook macaroni according to directions. Drain and set aside.
2Meanwhile combine oil & flour in saucepan; heat.
3Add tomato sauce, onion, garlic, salt and pepper. Simmer 10 minutes.
4Add 2 cups cheese and stir.
5Pour into greased 1-1/2 qt. casserole along with drained macaroni; mix thoroughly. May sprinkle more cheese on top if desired. Bake uncovered in a preheated 350ยบ oven for 30 minutes.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy