Homemade Baked Macaroni and Cheese

2
Jacky Friedman

By
@ronsbrat525

This recipe was handed down to me from my Mom who learned it from her Mom.
My whole family loves it!!
Can be served as either a main dish or side dish. Great either way.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6-8 servings as a main dish. 10-12 as a side dish.
Prep:
25 Min
Cook:
45 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 2 lb
    elbow macaroni, cooked
  • 2 lb
    extra sharp white cheddar cheese
  • 1 qt
    whole milk only
  • dash(es)
    salt
  • dash(es)
    pepper

How to Make Homemade Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. In Large saucepan, cook macaroni until just done. Drain.
    While macaroni is cooking, slice cheese in quarter to half inch thick slices. About 3 inches long and 2 inches wide or the width of the cheese.
  3. After macaroni is cooked and drained, add half to 9 x 13 casserole. Single layer half the cheese across top of macaroni. Add salt and pepper to top but not alot. Just to cover.
    Layer rest of macaroni on top. Add rest of cheese as before. Add salt and pepper.
  4. Pour in milk to just passed half or 3 quarters full.
  5. Place in oven for approx 45 mins to one hour until cheese is golden brown.
    Enjoy.

Printable Recipe Card

About Homemade Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: Eastern European




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

Restaurant Favorite Pasta Recipes You Can Make At Home

Restaurant Favorite Pasta Recipes You Can Make at Home

Kitchen Crew

There is an Italian restaurant in my neighborhood that I absolutely love. When it first opened, I became a regular. Maybe too regular... After one meal I realized that I...

25 Delicious Recipes For Newlyweds

25 Delicious Recipes for Newlyweds

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Now that you've done that whole marriage thing, tackling these delicious recipes shouldn't be a problem. From breakfast to dinner to dessert, these are recipes any newlywed should be able...

20 Drool-worthy Mac And Cheese Recipes

20 Drool-Worthy Mac and Cheese Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Ooey, gooey, cheesy amazingness, macaroni and cheese recipes are our guilty pleasure. Goodness, we love this creamy and yummy dish. If you’re a mac & cheese lover like we are,...