25 Best Mac And Cheese Recipes

Lobster Mac and Cheese

Lobster Mac and Cheese
3

What could be more decadent than lobster in good old mac and cheese? Grana Padano and two different types of Cheddar already make this a mac and cheese to ...


By Ted Pryor

Organic Mac and Cheese

Organic Mac and Cheese

We all know kids love eating mac and cheese, so why not serve them a healthy one and make it a win-win for both parents and kids? This recipe from Chelsea ...


By David Seigal

Spicy Mac and Cheese

Spicy Mac and Cheese
3

We love any way to spice up a mac and cheese, and this recipe was one of our favorites. Sun-dried tomatoes, broccoli florets, and a cheesy sauce take the ...


By HUNGRY

Ranch Mac and Cheese

Ranch Mac and Cheese
4.65

 Macaroni and cheese never gets old, but sometimes it’s fun to mix it up a bit. This recipe uses ranch dressing and a handful of seasonings like garlic and ...


By Taste of Home

Mediterranean Mac and Cheese

Mediterranean Mac and Cheese

What is it about mac and cheese that makes it so comforting, so warming, so… good? Needless to say, I'm talking about the real thing here, not that boxed ...


By Vicky Cohen and Ruth Fox

Gooey Mac and Cheese

Gooey Mac and Cheese
5

This homey treat comes from Taylor Hicks’ own kitchen! 


By Lauren Gordon

Ricotta Mac and Cheese

Ricotta Mac and Cheese

This homey, baked recipe is exactly what the doctor ordered when winter rolls around. This easy recipe is perfect for a family and even great as a left ...


By Lauren Gordon

Fried Mac & Cheese Balls

Fried Mac & Cheese Balls
2.65

Leftover Mac & Cheese?  Fry it up!


By trish0605

The Ultimate Mac and Cheese

The Ultimate Mac and Cheese
2.6

I call this the ultimate because of the sauce — it's perfectly smooth and creamy, just the way I like it. If you prefer a less smooth cheese or a different ...


By Anne Dolce

Gourmet Mac and Cheese Recipe

Gourmet Mac and Cheese Recipe
2.9

The other night I had five men over for dinner.  It was, of course, a business dinner for my husband.  And, it was super easy to cook for.  Because, truth ...


By Caroline Fitzgibbons

Barbecue Chicken Mac and Cheese

Barbecue Chicken Mac and Cheese
1.7

My daughter Sammy never liked taking chicken to school for lunch, but when I put this dish in her thermos (albeit a gluten-free version), she came home and ...


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Crispy Sriracha Mac and Cheese

Crispy Sriracha Mac and Cheese

This hearty recipe is a great warm and spicy treat for the mid-week winter blues. Play around with ingredients to make it spicier, creamier, or ...


By Tyler Sullivan

Jalapeño Bacon Mac and Cheese

Jalapeño Bacon Mac and Cheese
2.25

For those of you who are constantly looking to spruce up your mac and cheese, this recipe calls for two no-fail ingredients: jalapeño and bacon. That’s not ...


By Casserole Queens

Mac and Cheese Lunchbox Muffins

Mac and Cheese Lunchbox Muffins

These are a handy lunch box alternative to sandwiches and are loaded with hidden veggies! The Sneaky Chef mac and cheese formula is tried and true, and this ...


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Chorizo Mac and Cheese Recipe

Chorizo Mac and Cheese Recipe
3.8

Macaroni and cheese is the ultimate comfort food. This recipe combines a rich cheese sauce, packed with sharp cheddar and Manchego cheeses, with crisp and ...


By Molly Aronica

Cheez-It Mac and Cheese

Cheez-It Mac and Cheese
3.85

After trying this recipe once, using Cheez-Its as a crust for your mac and cheese will be a no-brainer. Too much cheese, you say? Not even close. The salty, ...


By Anne Dolce

Thanksgiving Leftover Mac and Cheese

Thanksgiving Leftover Mac and Cheese

Along with making sandwiches and casseroles with your leftover Thanksgiving dinner, there's mac and cheese. This recipe incorporates a bit of freshness, ...


By Michael Ferraro

Italian Baked Mac & Cheese

Italian Baked Mac & Cheese

When your guests arrive, simply take it out of oven to serve!  For a special treat, allow the mac & cheese to cool for 5 minutes before drizzling with ...


By Lauren Gordon

Spicy Three Cheese Mac & Cheese

Spicy Three Cheese Mac & Cheese
3

My love affair with mac and cheese gets hot and heavy in this spicy interpretation of the American classic. We begin with a medley of cheeses, including ...


By Tim McGeever

Soy-Free Vegan Mac and Cheese

Soy-Free Vegan Mac and Cheese
3

A quick and easy vegan mac and cheese that doesn't use tofu — or fat! Miso can have soy in it, so be careful when selecting your miso if you have an allergy ...


By Lindsay S. Nixon

Stuffed Mac and Cheese Nacho Dumplings

Stuffed Mac and Cheese Nacho Dumplings

Nothing beats a crunchy tortilla chip topped with melted cheese and all of the other accoutrements of nachos — except for when the "nachos" are actually ...


By HUNGRY

Spicy 'Home Fries' Mac and Cheese

Spicy 'Home Fries' Mac and Cheese

To me, the ultimate diner breakfast isn’t the eggs you find there, but instead it’s the potatoes, especially when they’re in the form of home fries. In this ...


By Laura Werlin

“World’s Best” Mac and Cheese Recipe

“World’s Best” Mac and Cheese Recipe
3.15

It doesn't get much better than Macaroni and Cheese featuring Seattle and New York's Beecher's Handmade Cheese. As owner and inventor of the recipe Kurt ...


By Kurt Dammeier

Healthy Mac and Cheese with Butternut Squash

Healthy Mac and Cheese with Butternut Squash
3.25

Our healthy mac and cheese has fewer calories and less fat without sacrificing the trademark cheesy flavor and hearty satisfaction that mac and cheese ...


By Emily Jacobs

Lightened-Up Mac & Cheese Recipe

Lightened-Up Mac & Cheese Recipe

This recipe, created by healthy eating blogger Tina Haupert of Carrots 'N' Cake, will lighten-up one of your favorite comfort foods.


By Tina Haupert

What is Mac And Cheese?

This comforting pasta dish that we all grew up on is smothered in a cheesy coat that oozes with flavor. Topped with some breadcrumbs for that perfect golden crunch, macaroni and cheese has found a place in countless American homes and stomachs.

Mac And Cheese Shopping Tip

If a piece of cheese smells strongly of ammonia, don't buy it. This is typically a sign of spoilage.

Mac And Cheese Cooking Tip

Allow cheese to come to room temperature before serving. This will accentuate the flavors and aromas.