Cavatappi Mac and Cheese

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Cavatappi Mac and Cheese

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This cavatappi mac and cheese recipe makes the perfect mac and cheese. It's rich and creamy with a crispy browned top.

Cavatappi Mac and Cheese

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Ingredients cheeses: cheddar, gruyere, Parmesan butter flour milk cream paprika salt and pepper pasta

What's the best cheese for mac and cheese?  The one you love.  Use cheddar, Parmesan, and other cheeses like brie or feta to make your mac and cheese.

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Cavatappi Mac and Cheese

To make the cheese sauce, heat butter and flour to make a roux. Then add the milk and cream and cook until thick. Stir in the cheese!

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Tips and tricks

The same cheese sauce can be used in a recipe that substitutes cauliflower for the pasta.

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Tips and tricks

The secret is in bringing it together warm and using the broiler to that crispy brown top. Creamy and delicious.

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