Cheesy creole-style mac - n - cheese

Cheesy Creole-style Mac - N - Cheese

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

sherry monfils

By
@smonfils

I love the spiciness of this casserole, it really kicks in the other flavors.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
20 Min

Ingredients

  • 8 oz
    elbow macaroni
  • 1 c
    chopped andouille sausage
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter
  • 3/4 c
    breadcrumbs
  • 1/2 c
    grated parmesan cheese
  • 1
    onion, chopped
  • 2
    chopped celery stalks
  • 1 Tbsp
    flour
  • 1/2 tsp
    paprika
  • 1/2 tsp
    mustard
  • 1-1/2 c
    milk
  • 1 c
    grated gruyere cheese, or swiss cheese, shredded
  • 1-1/2 c
    reduced-fat shredded cheddar cheese
  • ·
    salt & pepper to taste

How to Make Cheesy creole-style mac - n - cheese

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat oven to 350. Spray a 9" x 13" casserole dish w/ cooking spray. Cook macaroni as directed, drain. In small saucepan, cook chopped sausage over medium heat until done.
  2. Place sausage in a bowl and set aside. In same pan, melt 1 tbsp butter over medium heat. Add breadcrumbs. Remove from heat. Stir in parmesan cheese. In another pan, melt 1 tbsp butter over medium heat. Saute onions and celery until soft. Transfer to a bowl.
  3. In same pan, melt 1 tbsp butter over medium heat. Whisk in flour. Mix in paprika and mustard. Stir in milk. Bring to a boil. Add cheeses. Simmer, stirring for 10 mins. Season w/ salt and pepper. Transfer macaroni to baking dish. Toss in sausage. Stir in cheese mix. Sprinkle casserole w/ breadcrumbs. Bake 20 mins, or until crust is golden brown.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cheesy creole-style mac - n - cheese

Course/Dish: Pasta
Regional Style: French



Show 1 Comment & Review

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes


For all our fellow taco-lovers out there, you need to check out these recipes. Not only is fish a healthier option for Taco Tuesday, but it also helps switch things up. Plus, there are so many options! From beer battered to grilled to pan seared, fish tacos are a delicious addition to your taco rotation.

27 Stuffed Food Recipes

27 Stuffed Food Recipes


From appetizers to meat and baked treats, stuffed recipes are fun. Stuffed peppers are always a winner but other dishes can be stuffed too. Crescent dough can be stuffed with pretty much anything. Turn a basic chicken breast into something special by stuffing it with cheese and bacon. Stuffed shells are traditionally Italian but give […]

16 Deliciously Healthy Winter Salads

16 Deliciously Healthy Winter Salads


Don’t let boring, lackluster, and flavorless salads get you down this winter. By adding fruits, vegetables, nuts, homemade dressings, and cheeses to salads, you elevate a winter salad to a whole new level. Get ready to drool over salads – yes you heard us right! Using seasonal ingredients, these winter salads will be your new […]