Luby's Cafeteria Macaroni and Cheese

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by Miss Annie

This is a classic favorite of all of the Luby's Cafeteria customers. From the Luby's 50th Anniversary Recipe Collection Cookbook. The taste of this M&C might be a little bland, but you can always kick it up.

Top Review by Merlot

WOW!!! This is a great Mac and Cheese recipe. I have never eaten at a Luby's so I can't compare but we really liked this dish. I hope to try your Dessert Cheese Ball next (it looks sinful). Yep, the Top 100 better look out because here comes TwinkDawg!!!! :-)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook macaroni according to package directions.
  2. Heat oven to 350ºF.
  3. In a large bowl, mix dry milk, flour, and butter.
  4. Gradually add boiling water, beating constantly.
  5. Add 1 1/2 of the cheese and continue beating until smooth and creamy.
  6. Stir in macaroni, 1 cup of the remaining cheese, and salt.
  7. Transfer to lightly greased 2-qt baking dish.
  8. Cover with foil.
  9. Bake 25 minutes.
  10. Remove foil.
  11. Sprinkle with remaining 1/2 cup cheese.
  12. Continue baking 1 minute or until cheese melts.

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