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Old Fashioned Baked Macaroni and Cheese Mueller's Large Elbows

Old Fashioned Baked Macaroni and Cheese


  • Prep Time: 15 min
  • Cook Time: 25 min
  • Serves: 4
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8 oz (1/2 pkg)Mueller's Elbows
¼ Cup margarine or butter
3 Tablespoons all-purpose flour
1/8 Teaspoon dry mustard
1/8 Teaspoon salt (optional)
1/8 Teaspoon black pepper
2 Cups milk
2 Cups (8 oz) shredded sharp cheddar cheese
1 Cup croutons


Cooking Instructions

• Preheat oven to 350˚F. 
• Cook pasta for 3 minutes and drain. 
• In medium saucepan, melt margarine. Blend in flour, mustard, salt, and pepper. 
• Cook until mixture is smooth and bubbly; gradually add milk.
• Cook and stir over medium heat until mixture boils; simmer 1 minute, stirring constantly.
• Gradually mix in cheese. Stir over low heat until cheese is melted.
• Add pasta; mix lightly. Pour into 2-quart casserole.
• Top with croutons. Bake 25 minutes.