Mac N Cheese Before There Were Boxes Recipe

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mac n cheese before there were boxes

victoria hitchcock

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@1redhot

I have tested over 100 mac n cheese recipes and they all fell short until I found a book published in the 60's. I made a few tweeks and added more or less and this is as close to perfect as I remembered before the boxes came out.


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Serves:

6-10

Prep:

30 Min

Cook:

25 Min

Ingredients

7 oz
package elbow macaroni
2 Tbsp
butter
2 Tbsp
flour
1 tsp
salt
2 c
milk
1 c
each- shredded colby, cheddar, monterey jack
1/4 c
grated parmesan
2 tsp
parsley fresh or flakes
2 Tbsp
buttered bread crumbs

Directions Step-By-Step

1
cook pasta as directed on package. drain. DO NOT RINSE WITH WATER. in med saucepan , melt butter. stir in flour and salt. blend in milk. cook and stir until thickened. mix cheeses together reserve 1/4 cup cheese. add cheese to sauce stir until melted. mix in macaroni and parsley. pour into 2 qt casserole. top with reserved cheese and bread crumbs.
2
Bake at 350 for 25 min.
Note- any cheese combination works.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides