Cooking With Socalgrrrl05: Skillet Macaroni And Cheese

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Mar. 06, 2010

This is really yum and great comfort food!

Ingredients

Whole wheat macaroni 8 Ounce
Butter 1 Tablespoon
All purpose flour 25 Gram
Fat free milk 1 1/2 Cup (24 tbs)
Low fat cheddar cheese 1 Cup (16 tbs) , shredded
Salt 1/2 Teaspoon
Black pepper 1/8 Teaspoon
Bread crumbs 1 Tablespoon
Parmesan 1 Tablespoon

Directions

GETTING READY

1. Cook macaroni in water, drain and keep aside.

2. Preheat the broiler.

MAKING

3. In a large skillet over medium heat, add butter and melt it. Add flour, stir it a bit and add milk. Mix well and boil the mixture for 5 minutes.

4. Add cheddar cheese, salt and pepper. Stir until cheese melts. Add macaroni into the mixture and mix well.

5. In a bowl, stir the Parmesan and breadcrumbs together. Spread this mixture over cheese and macaroni mixture.

6. Cook the macaroni in the broiler until breadcrumbs are golden brown.

SERVING

7. Serve this Skillet Macaroni and Cheese hot.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 25 Minutes
Ready In: 25 Minutes
Servings: 4

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 413Calories from Fat 111

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 12 g18.5%

Saturated Fat 6 g30%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 626 mg26.08%

Total Carbohydrates 53 g17.7%

Dietary Fiber 6 g24%

Sugars 5 g

Protein 24 g48%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet