Ready in 1 hour
This is the old fashioned version
"I halved the recipe & omitted the breadcrumbs. I topped with cheese & browned it. I also added paprika & used more cream than milk. With those changes it was a huge hit. "- Humbug3
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Melt butter in skillet. Add flour, salt and pepper. Slowly add milk and cream mix while stirring constantly. Boil 2 minutes while stirring. Reduce heat and cook 10 minutes, keep stirring. Gradually add cheddar and simmer until melted. Mix in cooked macaroni. Put everything in a baking dish. Add a layer of breadcrumbs, as much as you like. Bake at 400 for 20 minutes.
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palaumelissa 6 months agoMine came out grainy and disgusting, I read that adding the cheese while still hot does this, so wait for it to cool before adding.
BossHam 1 year agoJust tried this tonight and it was a HUGE success! Everyone in the family enjoyed it and it was pretty simple to make...I will definitely be making this dish again!
Wardcomm 1 year agoExcellent recipe! We put breadcrumbs on 1/2 of it. Yummy!
christyvandykemiller 1 year ago
Humbug3 2 years agoI halved the recipe & omitted the breadcrumbs. I topped with cheese & browned it. I also added paprika & used more cream than milk. With those changes it was a huge hit.
gmpoliskey 2 years agoMade this dish a few time and its been great everytime....I like to make it for the holidays or if wee go to someones house for a party. Its always a hit with everyone.
Vickievic831 3 years agoVery yummy we left out the bread crumbs
SunnyFLErin 5 years ago[I posted this recipe.]