Mascarpone and Cheddar Macaroni and Cheese

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May. 18, 2013

The secret ingredient in this super creamy and velvety rich macaroni and cheese is mascarpone! No need to make a roux, and risk ending up with a clumpy mess, just smooth and rich every time.


Elbow macaroni 454 Gram (1 pound)
Unsalted butter 2 Tablespoon
35% cream 125 Milliliter (1/2 cup)
Marscapone cheeses 8 Ounce
Cheddar cheese 8 Ounce , grated
Salt To Taste
Freshly ground black pepper To Taste
Hot sauce To Taste (Optional)



1. Follow package instruction and cook pasta until al dente.

2. In a large pot, melt butter over medium heat.

3. Add cream and mascarpone. Stir until melted and smooth.

4. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

5. Mix in Cheddar Cheeses until smooth. Stir in hot sauce if you like.

6. Add cooked pasta to cheese mixture and stir to fully coat.


7. Serve and enjoy!

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 15 Minutes
Ready In: 15 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 675Calories from Fat 349

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 39 g60%

Saturated Fat 22 g110%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 336 mg14%

Total Carbohydrates 57 g19%

Dietary Fiber 2 g8%

Sugars 2 g

Protein 22 g44%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet