Real Deal Macaroni and Cheese

Recipe by Sherrybeth
READY IN: 50mins
SERVES: 4-6
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 2
    cups elbow macaroni, cooked
  • 2
    tablespoons butter or 2 tablespoons margarine, if you prefer
  • 2
    tablespoons flour
  • 12
    teaspoon pepper
  • 12
    teaspoon paprika
  • 2 12
    cups milk
  • 1 12
    cups grated cheese (I use colby or jack for a milder flavor or sharp cheddar for a stronger cheese flavor)
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DIRECTIONS

  • Melt butter and blend in flour and pepper, blending well.
  • Add milk and stir constantly over medium heat until thickened.
  • Add 1 cup of the grated cheese and stir until melted.
  • Combine macaroni with sauce and pour into a lightly greased 2-quart casserole dish.
  • Top with remaining cheese and sprinkle paprika on top.
  • Bake uncovered at 375° for 25 minutes.
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