So Cheesy Mac n Cheese

So Cheesy Mac N Cheese Recipe

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Aneisha Grinton

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@Showmans_wifey

Mmmm...So cheesy!!!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
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Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

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12 to 16 oz
macaroni, elbow
1
egg
3 c
cheese, shredded (i use a mixture white and yellow cheddar cheeses)
1 tsp
powdered mustard
3 Tbsp
flour
3 Tbsp
butter
2 tsp
seasoning salt
1 tsp
salt
1
bayleaf (for flavor)
2 big slice
onion (for flavor)

How to Make So Cheesy Mac n Cheese

Step-by-Step

  • 1Add macaroni to boiling water and add olive oil. Boil according to package.
  • 2Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • 3While the pasta is cooking, melt the butter in a small saucepan.
  • 4Once butter is melted whisk in flour and powdered mustard.
  • 5Add milk,bayleaf,onion,seasoning salt (or paprika). Let simmer for about 5 minutes while it thickens.
  • 6Remove bayleaf. Temper egg. Stir in 2 cups of cheese.
  • 7Drain pasta and pour pasta into casserole dish.
  • 8Pour cheese sauce on top of pasta and stir. Top with leftover cheese. Cover.
  • 9Bake for 25-30 minutes.

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About So Cheesy Mac n Cheese

Course/Dish: Pasta Sides




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