Steakhouse Mac and Cheese

Recipe by LadyLaura
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READY IN: 45mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In medium saucepan over high heat, bring two quarts of lightly salted water to a boil.
  • Add macaroni and cook 10 to 12 minutes or until desired doneness. Strain, cool and rinse. Set aside.
  • Cook bacon until crispy. Drain, cool and coarsely chop. Set aside.
  • In a 2 quart saucepan, heat half and half and heavy cream on medium heat just before a simmer, stirring continuously.
  • Add chopped American cheese until melted, followed by the cheddar. Melt cheese completely in the sauce. Stir in gorgonzola cheese and salt and pepper.
  • Remove from heat and toss cooled macaroni into the cheese sauce to coat along with bacon.
  • Pour macaroni and cheese mixture into oven-safe casserole dish. Top with crushed Ritz crackers and Parmesan cheese.
  • Bake in preheated oven at 400 degrees for 12 to 15 minutes until golden brown and serve.
  • You can add chives as a garnish.
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