Macaroni and cheese is perfect supper food. It's a kids' favorite, and adults like it too. My recipe is simple and almost as quick as the boxed variety. Try this variation with ham, peas and shallots.

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Recipe Summary

Servings:
12
Yield:
12 servings
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Ingredients

12
Original recipe yields 12 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified
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Directions

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  • Follow recipe for Creamy Macaroni and Cheese.

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  • Heat oil in medium-high heat in a 10-inch skillet. Saute shallots until golden brown, 2 to 3 minutes. Add ham; continue to saute until meat begins to brown, about 2 minutes. Add vermouth and simmer until liquid almost evaporates, about a minute. Add peas. Stir mixture into macaroni and cheese. Serve hot.

Nutrition Facts

91 calories; protein 5.2g; carbohydrates 3.8g; fat 5.5g; cholesterol 13.1mg; sodium 315.2mg. Full Nutrition
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Reviews (7)

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Most helpful positive review

Rating: 5 stars
03/07/2011
I made this with my own homemade mac and cheese recipe and I put it in a baking dish topped with panko bread crumbs and baked 20 mins at 350. So yummy! Read More
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Most helpful critical review

Rating: 2 stars
01/21/2019
Made using some leftover Cure 81 ham but it was bland. Added some basil and red pepper flakes and liked it much better. Read More
8 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 5
  • 4 star values: 1
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 1
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: 5 stars
03/07/2011
I made this with my own homemade mac and cheese recipe and I put it in a baking dish topped with panko bread crumbs and baked 20 mins at 350. So yummy! Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
12/10/2009
this is soo good! I love ham and peas. And add that with some mac 'n' cheese-- oooh that is about the best thing in the kitchen! Thank you for posting this recipe! ( i doubled the cheese part and it was mm-mm-mm!) Read More
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Rating: 4 stars
11/16/2010
yummy;) Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
05/04/2009
I thought this recipe was tasty and easy to make. Read More
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Rating: 5 stars
10/10/2019
One of my family’s favourites Read More
Rating: 5 stars
08/30/2013
Puts regular mac and chese to shame! We love this! Read More
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Rating: 2 stars
01/21/2019
Made using some leftover Cure 81 ham but it was bland. Added some basil and red pepper flakes and liked it much better. Read More
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