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Reagan's Favorite Mac -n-Cheese Recipe

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Holly May
Added: Sunday, February 5, 2006


2 c. elbow noodles (uncooked)
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. pepper
3 c. shredded cheese
2 c. thin white sauce (see below)
1 T. butter

White Sauce
2 T. butter
2 T. flour
2 c. milk

Cook noodles. Rinse with cold water -- let cool. Put 1/2 of noodles in large baking dish with 1/2 of cheese, top with remaining noodles and cheese. Pour white sauce over top (see below). Dot with butter. Cook covered for 30 min. at 375. Cook uncovered for an additional 15 min.

White sauce
Heat butter in saucepan. When butter is melted, add flour and mix together. Add salt/pepper. When mixture is bubbly, add milk gradually and off flame using whisk. Stir continuously over medium heat until thickened.




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