Rio Rita's Mac and Cheese

Rio Rita's Mac And Cheese Recipe

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Rita Diette


I read this recipe in a magazine about 25 years ago. I thought I would give it a try.
My family loved it, especially my daughter and son's.
I have been making it ever since.
I don't make it too often now that there is just my husband and myself.
When I go back to Boston this is the one recipe my daughter will ask me to make. My now son-in-law loves it too.


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10 to 12 people
25 Min
1 Hr


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  • 1 lb
    elbow pasta. cooked
  • 1 box
    velveeta cheese
  • 2 c
    white chedder cheese, cubed
  • 2 c
    whole milk
  • 2
    beaten eggs
  • 1 Tbsp
    dry mustard
  • 1 c
    panko breadcrumbs
  • 3 tsp

How to Make Rio Rita's Mac and Cheese


  1. Cook pasta and drain. Set aside.
    Cut cheese into cubes and add to cooked pasta.
    Mix until the cheese is evenly added to the pasta.
  2. Beat eggs slightly and add the two cups of milk. Beat again and add the dry mustard. Pour over pasta.
  3. Melt butter in pan and add bread crumbs. Let brown, just a pinch. Sprinkle bread crumbs over pasta.

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About Rio Rita's Mac and Cheese

Course/Dish: Casseroles
Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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