Creamy Macaroni and Cheese

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1.00 LBS
Creamy Macaroni and Cheese

Prep Time: 20 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Total Time: 40 minutes

Yield: 6-8 servings


Creamy Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese

This Creamy Stovetop Macaroni and Cheese takes just minutes to prepare, contains two types of cheese, and is creamy, hearty, and delicious.


  • 1 (16 ounces) pound cavatappi shells
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 1/4 cups heavy cream
  • 1 cup shredded sharp cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup shredded Mozzarella cheese


  1. In a large pot, cook noodles in boil water until al dente, per packaged directions. Drain and set aside.
  2. In a medium pot, melt butter. Then whisk in flour, salt, and pepper.
  3. Slowly add milk and heavy cream, whisking until combined.
  4. Heat mixture until it bubbles over medium heat.
  5. Reduce heat to low and add in cheeses. Stir until melted.
  6. Add pasta to cheese mixture and toss to combine.
  7. Let macaroni and cheese sit for five minutes to thicken.