Classic Baked Mac n Cheez

Classic Baked Mac N Cheez Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Karen McLAUGHLIN

By
@jitsgirl

I love MAC N CHEEZ!

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Prep:
20 Min

Ingredients

1 c
elbow macaroni, cooked
2 Tbsp
butter
2 Tbsp
all purpose flour
2 c
milk
1/2 tsp
salt
1/2 tsp
black pepper
1/4 tsp
red pepper
8 oz
block, sharp cheddar cheese, shredded and divided

How to Make Classic Baked Mac n Cheez

Step-by-Step

  • 1Prepare pasta according to pkg directions. Keep warm.
  • 2Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • 3Melt butter in large sauce pan over medium heat.
  • 4Whisk in flour until smooth. Cook, whisking constantly for 2 mins.
  • 5Gradually add in milk and continue to whisk constantly. (cook for about 5 mins or until thickened).
  • 6Remove from heat. Stir in salt,peppers, 1 cup of the shredded cheddar cheese and cooked pasta.
  • 7Stir well. Spoon pasta mixture into a lightly greased baking dish.
  • 8Top with remaining cheese.
  • 9Bake for 20 mins or until bubbly. Let stand for 10 mins before serving.

Printable Recipe Card

About Classic Baked Mac n Cheez

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides
Hashtags: #cheese, #macaroni