Old Fashioned Mac-N-Cheese

Old Fashioned Mac-n-cheese Recipe

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Candace Lemings


Instant Mac-N-Cheese becomes boring once you've tried the old fashioned version. Be careful, you may never go back to the "easy way"! ;)

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30 Min
55 Min


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1 (8oz) pkg
macaroni, elbow
2 1/2 c
cheddar cheese, shredded
2 large
eggs, lightly beaten
1 1/2 c
1 tsp
ground paprika to taste

How to Make Old Fashioned Mac-N-Cheese


  • 1Cook noodles and drain.
  • 2In lightly greased baking dish (13x9") layer 1/3 each of noodles and cheese twice. i.e. noodles, cheese, noodles, cheese.
  • 3Top with remaining noodles. RESERVE the remaining cheese.
  • 4In a bowl, combing eggs, milk, salt and paprika. Pour over the mac-n-cheese in the baking dish.
  • 5Cover dish with foil and bake at 350 degrees for about 45 minutes.
  • 6Uncover and sprinkle with remaining cheese and a pinch or two of paprika.
  • 7Re-cover and let stand about 10 minutes.

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About Old Fashioned Mac-N-Cheese

Main Ingredient: Pasta
Regional Style: American

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