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Three Cheese Pasta Bake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Nancy Nelson

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 8 oz. pkg. penne pasta
2 tbsp. butter
2 tbsp. flour
1 1/2 c. milk
1/2 c. half and half
1 c. (4 oz.) shredded white cheddar cheese
1/4 c. grated Parmesan cheese
2 c. (8 oz.) shredded Gruyere cheese, divided
1 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. pepper
Pinch of ground nutmeg

Directions:
Directions:
Preheat oven to 350 F.

Prepare pasta according to package directions.

Meanwhile, melt butter in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Whisk in flour; cook, whisking constantly, 1 minute. Gradually whisk in milk and half and half; cook, whisking constantly, 3 to 5 minutes or until thickened. Stir in cheddar cheese, Parmesan cheese and 1 cup Gruyere cheese, and next 3 ingredients until smooth.

Stir together pasta and cheese mixture, and pour into 4 lightly greased 8 oz. baking dishes or 1 lightly greased 11x7 baking dish. (If using 8 oz. baking dishes, place in a jelly-roll pan for easy baking, and proceed as directed.). Top with remaining 1 cup Gruyere cheese.

Bake for 15 minutes or until golden and bubbly. Swiss cheese may be substituted.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
4
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
20 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
To make ahead, proceed with recipe as directed but do not top with remaining Gruyere cheese. Cover and chill up to 8 hours. Let stand at room temperature 30 minutes. Bake at 350 degrees for 20 to 25 minutes or until bubbly. Increase oven temperature to 400 degrees. Top pasta mixture with remaining Gruyere cheese, and bake 10 minutes longer.

 

 

 

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