Easy Mac and Cheese Recipes with Simple Steps and Ingredients

Easy mac and cheese
Easy mac and cheese

There are many kinds of good recipes to try and easy mac and cheese can be good option. If you do not like cooking with complicated ingredients, it is good option to take. Mac and cheese recipe is easy to make. It does not involve many ingredients, and it only has few steps for its cooking process. Even if you have no special skills in cooking, you will get no problems and surely you get good taste. You only need to follow the points of ingredients and all cooking process mentioned bellow, then good mac and cheese is ready to enjoy.



  • ¼ cup all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups milk
  • 1 box (8 ounce) elbow macaroni
  • 2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • ¼ cup butter
  • Ground black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon salt

Cooking Instructions:

  1. Boil a large pot of water. Do not forget to add the salt on the water.
  2. Once the water is boiling, add the macaroni. Stir the macaroni occasionally. After the macaroni is cooked, drain it.
  3. Get a saucepan. Add the butter into the saucepan and melt it by using medium heat.
  4. Add flour, pepper, and salt to the melted butter and stir them together until they are fully mixed. Do it for around 5 minutes.
  5. Add also the milk into the mixture and keep stirring them to get them smooth.
  6. After 5 minutes or the mixture is boiling, add the cheese and stir them to melt the cheddar cheese.
  7. Once the cheese is melted, stir them for a while and add the macaroni. Fold the macaroni and mix it into the mixture until the macaroni is covered by the mixture.
  8. Serve it.

As what you can see in easy mac and cheese recipe, you only need few ingredients and each of them is easy to find. There is no a special ingredient or herbs for the mac and cheese recipe. Then, it does not require special cooking skills, so you can make it in your house. In this case, you may add the cheese as what you need since some people love cheese and the measurement above is not enough. It does make the dish taste bad, yet it makes cheesy.

In the easy mac and cheese recipe, you have to add the milk and set it boiled. In this process, you should give good attention to the mixture. Milk will make the mixture cooked and boiled faster. Therefore, you need to stir them, so there will not be overcooked taste. It is important point in order to get good taste of mac and cheese when it is served.

In serving the dish, you may add some toppings. It depends on you, so there is no topping included in the ingredients. You may also serve the mac and cheese with other dishes to get complete menu. Surely, it is easy mac and cheese to make, and you are allowed to add more ingredients on the recipe to get richer taste.