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Creamy Herb and Garlic Mac n' Cheese

Rated as 4 out of 5 Stars

"A creamy and savoury treat, baked to gooey perfection."
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40 m servings 376 cals
Original recipe yields 6 servings (6 servings, 1 cup (250 mL) each)


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  1. Heat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
  2. Cook macaroni as directed on package, omitting salt.
  3. Meanwhile, melt butter in large saucepan on low heat. Add onions; cook and stir 3 to 5 minutes or until crisp-tender. Whisk in flour and mustard; cook 2 minutes. Gradually whisk in milk until blended; cook on medium heat 3 to 5 minutes or until thickened, whisking constantly. Add 2 cups cheese; cook 1 minute or until melted, stirring constantly.
  4. Drain macaroni. Add to sauce; stir to evenly coat. Stir in tomatoes. Pour into 8-inch square baking dish sprayed with cooking spray; top with remaining cheese.
  5. Bake 15 minutes or until heated through.


  • Substitute:
  • Substitute 1 cup frozen peas for the tomatoes.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 376 calories; 17.3 g fat; 37.3 g carbohydrates; 17.3 g protein; 48 mg cholesterol; 492 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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I was not able to find the shredded cheese mentioned in this recipe so had to use a cheddar blend. Also I used with penne which I had on hand rather than elbows. I only give three stars due to m...