Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

Baked Macaroni and Cheese is just the easy dinner you need tonight. We know it will delight the kids!

Ingredients

  • 1 pound elbow macaroni
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 4 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 4 cups low fat milk, 2%
  • 2 teaspoons spicy brown mustard
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper
  • 8 ounces cheddar cheese, mild, shredded
  • 8 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, shredded and divided
  • 4 eggs, lightly scrambled

Directions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350°F. Spray a 9" x 13" inch casserole pan with cooking spray.
  2. Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil over high heat and cook macaroni according to instructions on the box. Do not overcook. Drain well and keep warm.
  3. In the same pot, melt the butter on medium heat and stir in the flour. Mix with a wire whisk and slowly add milk, mustard, salt and pepper.
  4. Add both shredded cheeses but reserve 4 ounces for the top. Mix well until the cheese sauce is smooth. Remove from heat.
  5. Add macaroni and mix well. Next mix in the beaten eggs.
  6. Pour mixture into the casserole dish.
  7. Bake until it's bubbling around the edges and cheese on top is starting to brown, about 35 minutes. Let sit for a few minutes before serving.
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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 1 slice
Servings Per Recipe 10

Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 147
Calories 419

% Daily Value*
28%
Total Fat 18g
48%
  Saturated Fat 10g
17%
Sodium 417mg
14%
Total Carbohydrate 41g
2%
  Dietary Fiber 2g
  Sugars 11g
38%
Protein 19g

* Percent Daily Value are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
** Nutrition Facts are estimated based on ingredients and data provided by Fat Secret. Please consult a doctor if you have special dietary needs.

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