Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Deluxe Macaroni and Cheese

This is a great side dish with BBQ or meatloaf. It's also a good meatless main dish served with a salad.
The ingredients
 Whisk the egg, cottage cheese, sour cream and seasonings until well combined.
 Stir in the shredded cheddar cheese.
 Mix well.
 Then stir in the cooked macaroni.
 Put into a buttered casserole. You can sprinkle with a little paprika if you like.
 Bake at 350 for about 40 minutes. 
Let sit about 5-10 minutes before serving. Serves six.

Deluxe Macaroni and Cheese

1 to 1-1/2 C  elbow macaroni
1 egg, slightly beaten
2 C small curd cottage cheese
1 C sour cream
1/2 t salt
1/4 t pepper
1/4 t garlic powder
2 C shredded sharp cheddar cheese

Cook macaroni in salted boiling water until tender. Drain.
In a large bowl combine the egg, cottage cheese, sour cream and seasonings.
Whisk until well combined. Stir in the cheddar cheese, then the macaroni.
Mix well and pour into a greased 2-1/2 qt. buttered casserole.
Sprinkle the top with paprika, if desired.
Bake at 350 for 30-45  minutes until bubbly and golden.



  1. Rita is it Ok if I blame weight gain on you?

  2. Oh wow this looks good my stomach is growling going to try it with some bbq chicken tonight thank you for sharing the recipe didnt know what to cook tonight.It is raining alot so enjoying being inside and going to go try this recipe.