5 Cheese Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Recipe by S3b4s
READY IN: 50mins
SERVES: 6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Grease a 2 quart casserole dish, and preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • Cook macaroni to desired tenderness and drain, set aside.
  • Combine melted butter and breadcrumbs (if using), set aside.
  • Melt butter in saucepan over medium heat, whisk in flour and cook, whisking constantly for 2 to 3 minutes,.
  • Add hot milk slowly, whisking constantly, and cook for 3 to 5 minutes, until thickened.
  • Add the grated cheeses to the sauce in small batches, whisking until each one is melted completely.
  • Remove from heat, add salt and pepper, and taste to see if it needs more seasoning.
  • Combine noodles and cheese sauce and mix well, then mix in cubed cheese.
  • Pour into casserole and top with breadcrumbs or cheese.
  • Bake for 30 minutes or until well browned.
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