Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipes

Baking your mac & cheese builds big flavor. Check out all our top-rated recipes for creamy baked macaroni and cheese.

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Mom's Favorite Baked Mac and Cheese

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This is a macaroni and cheese I first made 3 years ago when I was in California. When I got back to Texas I made it for my mom. This is now her favorite baked macaroni and cheese. She begs me to make it when I come to visit.

Baked Mac and Cheese for One

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This is a fast, easy to prepare, and filling meal. Once you try homemade mac and cheese, you'll never want the boxed stuff again. I cook mine in a soup crock.

Classic Macaroni and Cheese

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This is the classic baked Mac and Cheese of my childhood. You can add sun-dried tomatoes if you wish, or sometimes I substitute minced garlic for the salt and pepper to give it added zing! It can make Saturday Night more fun!

Bee's Mac and Cheese Bake

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My mom made this easy, delicious mac and cheese every Thanksgiving when I was growing up. Now I can't imagine the holiday without it! I used to call it 'Ann's Mac and Cheese Bake,' but it was actually invented by my grandmother Bee.

Cheese's Baked Macaroni and Cheese

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I got this recipe from my sister, whom I nicknamed Cheese when we were little girls. Now that we're adults, the name still sticks and my children call her Auntie Cheese. Needless to say, with a nickname like Cheese, her Baked Mac and Cheese is definitely the best around.

Old School Mac n' Cheese

Rating: Unrated
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This is a completely unpretentious, down-home macaroni and cheese recipe just like my grandma and mom always made. A simple white sauce where you add cheese and a few other flavors with macaroni and a potato chip crust. This recipe makes a lot, I like to make two pans so I can take one to a pot luck and have the other one to keep in the fridge for later. It's an easy recipe to adjust down if you only want to make one pan. If you aren't cooking it right away, just keep the topping separate until you are ready to put it in the oven.

Smoky Four Cheese Macaroni Bake

Rating: Unrated
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This rich macaroni combines the savory flavors of Swiss, Monterey Jack, sharp Cheddar, and Parmesan cheeses along with sauteed garlic and onion to make a creamy sauce to die for. Add a little liquid smoke for a, well, smoky taste.

Green Mac and Cheese

Rating: Unrated
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I made this recipe after seeing a spicy mac and cheese on TV. There was no recipe, so I just made one up. While it didn't seem very spicy to me, it came out delightfully creamy and gooey with just a hint of a kick.

Banana Banana Bread

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Why compromise the banana flavor? This banana bread is moist and delicious with loads of banana flavor! Friends and family love my recipe and say it's by far the best! It's wonderful toasted!! Enjoy!
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Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Crisp edges, chewy middles.
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Perfect Pumpkin Pie

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Easy Meatloaf

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This is a very easy and no fail recipe for meatloaf. It won't take long to make at all, and it's quite good!

Inspiration and Ideas

Baked Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

"I make this all the time for parties and it's always a staple. So many people ask me to bring this! It's so simple, rich, and delicious." – Camille Evans

Home-Style Macaroni and Cheese

"This is the best macaroni and cheese recipe I've tried. I doubled the recipe to fill a 9x13 pan." – Lisa Altmiller

Monterey Chicken

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Classic Monterey Chicken with sauteed onions, peppers and mushrooms. It's worth the extra time!!