Very Creamy Macaroni and Cheese

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 25 mins

Easy, cheesy, real comfort food!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sauté onions in oil until tender.
  2. Add macaroni, cheddar cheese, and parsley.
  3. Mix milk, cottage cheese, salt and pepper until smooth; mix well.
  4. Add to macaroni mixture, mix well.
  5. Pour into a greased 2 qt casserole.
  6. Bake, uncovered, at 350* for 25 minutes.
Most Helpful

4 5

Inez, this was very good. I was a little leery about the cottage cheese, but it provided a pleasant tang to the overall flavor. The minced onion was a nice addition also, although next time I think I'll cut back on the amount. Very creamy and cheesy and it definately deserves a spot on my top ten favorite mac and cheese recipe list!

5 5

This is a great recipe for Mac and Cheese and it isn't loaded with fat like so many of them are. I put it together as stated except for two minor changes. First, I put the cottage cheese mixture in the blender and made it really smooth before mixing everything together. Second, I sprinkled about 2 oz. of shredded extra sharp cheddar on top before baking. As a result, I wound up baking it about 15 minutes longer to brown the cheese. It was delicious and I know we will enjoy this recipe often. Thanks for posting it!