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8 45 min

Classic Mac & Cheese

  • 3 Tbs all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/3 cups chicken or vegetable stock
  • 1 1 /4 cups Beatrice Milk
  • 1 1/4 cups Balderson 3 year Heritage Cheddar (coarsely shredded)
  • 6 Tbs finely grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 Tbs yellow mustard
  • 3 3/4 cups elbow macaroni
  • 1/3 cup Panko bread crumbs
  • 1 1/2 tsp vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp water
  1. Preheat oven to 350ยบ. Spray an 8-cup casserole with cooking oil and set aside.
  2. Whisk the flour, stock and Beatrice Skim Milk in a saucepan over medium heat until smooth for 3-5 minutes or until hot and thickened as a rue.
  3. Gradually add the Balderson Cheddar Cheese shredded, 3 Tbs parmesan and the mustard and slowly cook until the cheese over a low heat and the cheeses melt and blend together in a smooth sauce.
  4. Remove from heat and set aside.
  5. Bring a large pot of water to boil and cook macaroni for 8-10 minutes or until tender but firm.
  6. Drain macaroni and combine evenly with cheese sauce.
  7. Pour into a prepared casserole and set aside.
  8. Combine Panko crumbs, oil, water and 3 Tbs parmesan cheese in a separate bowl.
  9. Sprinkle evenly over top of macaroni and bake for 25 minutes covered, 5 minutes uncovered or until golden and crisp on top.