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Monday, December 29, 2014

Jessica's Baked Mac N' Cheese

My sweet daughter in law is the most amazing cook!!  She is very adventurous in the kitchen and makes the most amazing dishes.  We have been lucky enough to enjoy several lovely meals at her home and this is one of my hubby's favorites, Macaroni and Cheese!!  
 This baked dish is made with bow tie pasta, three different cheeses and sprinkled with Panko bread crumbs!!
Oh heavenly!!
Thanks Jess for letting me share this:)

Jessica's Mac n' Cheese

  • 16 oz Bow-Tie Pasta
  • 8 oz extra sharp Cheddar Cheese, shredded
  • 8 oz Monterey Jack Cheese, shredded
  • 8 oz smoked Gouda Cheese, shredded
  • 2 cups milk
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/4 teaspoon of oregano
  • 1/4 teaspoon of savory
  • 1 cup Panko bread crumbs
1. Cook pasta according to package directions, drain and place back in pan to keep warm
2. Add butter, stirring gently until butter is melted, add spices
3. Sprinkle in all three cheeses (put aside 1/4 cup of the shredded cheese blend for topping) and stir until melted, add milk and stir until combined.
4. Pour pasta mixture into a 13 X 9 inch baking dish, top with Panko bread crumbs and additional shredded cheeses
5. Bake at 350 degrees for about 15-20 minutes until hot and bubbly and topping is slightly browned
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  1. There is nothing like homemade mac and cheese!! I love the combo of cheeses your daughter in law uses, especially the smoked gouda!! My youngest son loves smoked gouda so it is sure to be a hit here! I'll spread some foodie love around for you...this is the perfect comfort food meal!

  2. That looks awesome and it will probably end up on my dinner sometime this week. :)

  3. Mac and cheese is always one of the best comfort foods, and a kid-favorite too. Looks like this recipe is a good one, as I've never tried gouda cheese before. It looks great!

  4. This looks so amazingly delicious!

  5. This looks and sounds amazing! We have some picky eaters but I'm sure they'd love this!

  6. Love the cheese combo in this mac n cheese! Sounds very close to one that my sister makes and it is amazing!!

  7. That looks great and I think it's wonderful you shared a recipe from your daughter in law!

  8. This looks wonderful! I love mac n' cheese. It is one of my favorite dishes and I love that this one is baked. I'll have to try it out in the New Year!

  9. I love the addition of Gouda! It is my favorite in mac and cheese!

  10. I love, love, love mac n cheese. What a great recipe. I love gouda, but never thought about adding it to mac n cheese. Seriously yum!!

  11. Homemade mac n cheese is my favorite! I love the Gouda!

  12. Oh yummy yummy yummy! This looks great! I could totally go for a nice bowl full right now!

  13. I love mac and cheese! Thanks for sharing her recipe!


Thank you so much for your sweet comments:)))