Mommy’s Sneaky Mac and Cheese

Lyndsay Winegarden


My son loves this and it's a sneaky recipe as it has a little veg in it.

★★★★★ 2 votes
20 Min
20 Min


1 c
macaroni uncooked (i used catelli smart as it has added fibre and is more healthy
1/3 c
1 Tbsp
baby food carrots
1 Tbsp
baby food sweet potato
1/3 c
shredded cheese (i use a mix of tex mex, cajun and cheddar)
thin cheese slices
1 1/2 Tbsp
1 tsp
salt for pasta water


1Boil Macaroni is salted water until it is still firm 5 and a half minutes
2Preheat oven to 350
3In a small dish mix together milk, baby foods and 1 and half tsp salt
4Add small amount of shredded cheese to bottom of two one cup sized ramakins
5Add one layer of cooked macaroni on top of cheese
6sprinkle again with part of the shredded cheese and then tear up one cheese slice for each ramakin and layer on top.
7Add another layer of cooked macaroni
8Add milk and baby food mixture one spoonful at a time to each ramakin covering all the pasta.
9Add final layer of shredded cheese.
10Place on tray and into oven
11Let cook for 15-20 minutes until golden on top.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Pasta
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #cheese, #mac, #sneaky