Super Creamy, Cheesy Mac N' Cheese

I made macaroni and cheese for the first time and it came out incredible! My in-laws were over for dinner and it was devoured; definitely a hit!

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1hr 5mins
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directions

  • In a big pot, melt the stick of butter.
  • Slowly whisk in the flour until the mixture is combined and smooth.
  • Continue to whisk and cook for 2 minutes.
  • Add in salt, pepper and minced garlic - whisk until incorporated.
  • Gradually whisk in light cream and milk.
  • Continue to whisk and cook for another 8-10 minutes until mixture thickens.
  • Add in the sharp cheddar cheese, stir until combined.
  • Add in extra sharp cheddar cheese, stir until combined.
  • Add in velveeta, stir until combined.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Mix together the cheese sauce with the already cooked pasta (boil water, takes about 10-12 minutes).
  • Transfer to a 13x9 casserole dish.
  • Sprinkle with shaved parmesan cheese.
  • Bake in the oven at 350 for 25 - 30 minutes.
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"I made macaroni and cheese for the first time and it came out incredible! My in-laws were over for dinner and it was devoured; definitely a hit!"
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  1. candacepaine
    Very good recipe for creamy mac n' cheese! I made this Christmas Eve 2011 as one of my side dishes and everyone loved it. I forgot to review it then but I made notes on the recipe and I wrote: "very good!!" Also I used penne pasta instead of elbow as the penne filled up with all that creaminess! Thanks for sharing.
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  2. candacepaine
    Very good recipe for creamy mac n' cheese! I made this Christmas Eve 2011 as one of my side dishes and everyone loved it. I forgot to review it then but I made notes on the recipe and I wrote: "very good!!" Also I used penne pasta instead of elbow as the penne filled up with all that creaminess! Thanks for sharing.
    Reply
  3. Britta820
    I made macaroni and cheese for the first time and it came out incredible! My in-laws were over for dinner and it was devoured; definitely a hit!
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