Gourmet Mac ‘n’ Cheese
Indulge in the ultimate comfort food with our exquisite Gourmet Mac ‘n’ Cheese. This dish combines the creamy goodness of classic mac ‘n’ cheese with a touch of sophistication, making it perfect for both a cozy night in or a fancy dinner party.
- 2 cups of elbow macaroni
- 1/2 cup of Gruyère cheese, grated
- 1/2 cup of sharp cheddar cheese, grated
- 1/4 cup of Parmesan cheese, grated
- 1/4 cup of mozzarella cheese, grated
- 2 cups of whole milk
- 4 tablespoons of unsalted butter
- 2 tablespoons of all-purpose flour
- 1/4 teaspoon of nutmeg
- Salt and black pepper to taste
- 1/4 cup of breadcrumbs
- 2 tablespoons of fresh parsley, chopped
- Boil the macaroni according to package instructions, then drain and set aside.
- In a saucepan, melt the butter over medium heat. Stir in the flour and cook for 2 minutes, whisking constantly.
- Slowly add the milk, whisking continuously until the mixture thickens.
- Reduce the heat and add the Gruyère, cheddar, Parmesan, and mozzarella cheeses. Stir until the sauce is smooth.
- Season the cheese sauce with nutmeg, salt, and black pepper.
- Combine the cooked macaroni and the cheese sauce in a baking dish.
- Mix breadcrumbs and parsley, then sprinkle them on top of the mac ‘n’ cheese.
- Bake at 350°F (175°C) for 25-30 minutes until the top is golden and the cheese is bubbling.
- Let it cool for a few minutes before serving.
Prep time: 15 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
Our Gourmet Mac ‘n’ Cheese is a mouthwatering blend of cheeses and perfectly cooked pasta. It’s a must-try for cheese lovers, and it’s guaranteed to become a family favorite. Serve it as a main course or a delightful side dish.
Nutritional information: (per serving) Calories: 450, Fat: 22g, Carbohydrates: 45g, Protein: 18g
In conclusion, our Gourmet Mac ‘n’ Cheese takes a classic dish to the next level. The combination of different cheeses and the rich, creamy sauce elevate the humble mac ‘n’ cheese to a gourmet masterpiece. Whether you’re preparing a romantic dinner for two or a comforting meal for the family, this recipe is a winner. So, go ahead and indulge in the cheesy goodness and unforgettable flavors of our Gourmet Mac ‘n’ Cheese.