Forgot you offered to bring something to the dinner party? Don’t worry! NESCO has your covered with our “Bring a Dish” Macaroni & Cheese. This recipe is easy with a little help from your NESCO Roaster Oven. Simply add ingredients, cover, and bake. Even if you throw it together last minute, it will taste as if has been cooking to golden, cheesy perfection for hours.
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12 oz macaroni
3 Tbsp butter or margarine, divided
2 Tbsp flour
13 oz evaporated milk
1/4 cup milk
4 cups (1 lb) sharp, processed American Cheese, shredded
14 saltine crackers, crumbled
Dash of pepper
- Cook macaroni in boiling water according to package directions. Drain.
- Melt 2 Tbsp butter in saucepan. Blend in flour to form a smooth paste. Gradually stir in 1/4 cup milk and evaporated milk. Stir in cheese and pepper.
- Pour cooked macaroni into greased NESCO® 6 Qt. Roaster Oven. Blend in cheese sauce. Cover and cook at 300ºF for 20 minutes, stirring frequently.
- Melt remaining butter and combine with cracker crumbs. Sprinkle over casserole. Cover and continue to cook at 300ºF for 15 to 20 minutes or until done. Serves 8 to 10.