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pumpkin spice macaroni and cheese?

Recipe by
raymond spencer
st bernard, LA

i created my first pumpkin spice recipe,is will be on macaroni and cheese,baked not stove top,is will be delicious.

yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 15 Min
cook time 35 Min
method Bake

Ingredients For pumpkin spice macaroni and cheese?

  • 8 oz
    rigatoni pasta
  • 4 Tbsp
    pumpkin pie spice,divided
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 2 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/4 c
    heavy cream
  • 3/4 c
    half and half
  • 2 tsp
    honey mustard
  • 1 Tbsp
    sea salt/black pepper
  • 8 oz
    extra sharp cheddar cheese,grated and divided
  • 4 Tbsp
    grated parmesan cheese,divided
  • 1/4 c
    melted margarine
  • 3/4 c
    panko bread crumbs

How To Make pumpkin spice macaroni and cheese?

  • 1
    Cook rigatoni pasta according to package directions.Drain and rinse.
  • 2
    Transfer to a large bowl and sprinkle with 1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice;mix well and set aside.
  • 3
    Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.Coat a 2-quart ceramic baking dish with cooking spray.Drizzle with 1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice evenly.
  • 4
    In a large saucepan,melt margarine over low heat.Stir in flour to make a roux.Cook for about 1 minute,stirring constantly.Remove from heat.
  • 5
    Stir in heavy cream and half and half,return the pan to heat and cook over medium-low heat until the mixture begins to simmer.Cook for 1 minute to thicken,stirring constantly.
  • 6
    Stir in 1 tablespoon pumpkin pie spice,honey mustard and sea salt/black pepper to taste.
  • 7
    Stir in about 1 1/2 cups extra sharp cheddar cheese and 2 tablespoon parmesan cheese and cook until the cheeses are melted,about 1 minute,stirring nearly constantly.
  • 8
    Remove from heat.Add prepared cooked pasta and toss to coat.
  • 9
    Transfer to a prepared baking dish.Sprinkle remaining extra sharp cheddar and parmesan cheeses evenly on top.
  • 10
    In a small bowl,combine melted margarine,bread crumbs and remaining pumpkin pie spice;toss well with a fork until small clump form.
  • 11
    Evenly spinkle over the mac and cheese.Bake for about 35 minutes,or until are golden brown.Serve immediately.

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