Fried Macaroni and Cheese Balls Recipe

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Fried Macaroni and Cheese Balls
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  1. Lightly grease a 13x9-inch baking dish. In large saucepan, bring water and 1/2 t salt to a boil over high heat. Add pasta, and cook 6-8 minutes, or until tender; drain well.
  2. In a large bowl, combine hot cooked pasta, 1/2 cup milk, cheese spread, mozzarella cheese, 1/2 teaspoon salt and pepper; stir until cheeses are melted. Spoon into prepared baking dish; cover, and refrigerate 8 hours.
  3. Roll macaroni and cheese into 1-inch balls; place on a baking sheet, and freeze 2 hours.
  4. In a small bowl, whisk together eggs and remaining milk.
  5. In a separate small bowl, combine breadcrumbs and cornmeal.
  6. Dip balls into egg mixture, then dredge in breadcrumb mixture.
  7. In a large Dutch oven, pour oil to a depth of 2 inches; heat to 350 degrees over medium heat.
  8. Fry macaroni and cheese balls in batches, 3-4 minutes, or until golden brown. Drain on paper towels.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 511.3 Kcal (2141 kJ)
Calories from fat 84.02 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9.34g 14%
Cholesterol 195.83mg 65%
Sodium 1247.34mg 52%
Potassium 344.68mg 7%
Total Carbs 76.88g 26%
Sugars 6.98g 28%
Dietary Fiber 4.43g 18%
Protein 28.36g 57%
Iron 4.2mg 23%
Calcium 538.5mg 54%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 40.53 Kcal (170 kJ)
Calories from fat 6.66 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 0.74g 14%
Cholesterol 15.52mg 65%
Sodium 98.88mg 52%
Potassium 27.32mg 7%
Total Carbs 6.09g 26%
Sugars 0.55g 28%
Dietary Fiber 0.35g 18%
Protein 2.25g 57%
Iron 0.3mg 23%
Calcium 42.7mg 54%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Weightwatchers Points

  • 10.2
  • 13

Good Points

  • low fat,
  • saturated fat free,
  • low sodium,
  • low cholesterol

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium

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