Pioneer Woman's Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

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Pioneer Woman's Macaroni and Cheese
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  1. Cook macaroni until very firm. Macaroni should be too firm to eat
  2. Right out of the pot. Drain.
  3. In a small bowl, beat egg.
  4. In a large pot, melt butter and sprinkle in flour. Whisk together over
  5. Medium-low heat. Cook mixture for five minutes, whisking
  6. Constantly. Don’t let it burn.
  7. Pour in milk, add mustard, and whisk until smooth. Cook for five
  8. Minutes until very thick. Reduce heat to low.
  9. Take 1/4 cup of the sauce and slowly pour it into beaten egg,
  10. Whisking constantly to avoid cooking eggs. Whisk together till
  11. Smooth.
  12. Pour egg mixture into sauce, whisking constantly. Stir until smooth.
  13. Add in cheese and stir to melt.
  14. Add salt and pepper. Taste sauce and add more salt and seasoned
  15. Salt as needed! DO NOT UNDERSALT.
  16. Pour in drained, cooked macaroni and stir to combine.
  17. Serve immediately (very creamy) or pour into a buttered baking
  18. Dish, top with extra cheese, and bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until
  19. Bubbly and golden on top.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 4187.21 Kcal (17531 kJ)
Calories from fat 1882.53 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 209.17g 322%
Cholesterol 774.12mg 258%
Sodium 5607.24mg 234%
Potassium 2473.87mg 53%
Total Carbs 375.59g 125%
Sugars 47.87g 191%
Dietary Fiber 14.13g 57%
Protein 196.28g 393%
Vitamin C 0.2mg 0%
Vitamin A 0.6mg 19%
Iron 18.6mg 104%
Calcium 4160.5mg 416%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 256.07 Kcal (1072 kJ)
Calories from fat 115.13 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 12.79g 322%
Cholesterol 47.34mg 258%
Sodium 342.92mg 234%
Potassium 151.29mg 53%
Total Carbs 22.97g 125%
Sugars 2.93g 191%
Dietary Fiber 0.86g 57%
Protein 12g 393%
Iron 1.1mg 104%
Calcium 254.4mg 416%

* 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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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 100.4
  • 111

Good Points

  • saturated fat free

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium,
  • High in Total Fat

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