Holiday Recipe Box

Deluxe Macaroni and Cheese

My Deluxe Macaroni and Cheese is rich and creamy. The cracker topping gives this homemade baked recipe an irresistible crunch. The rich creamy cheese will keep your crowd coming back for more. Deluxe Macaroni and Cheese is one of my favorite comfort food.

1 3/4 c. fusilli, uncooked
2 c. small-curd cottage cheese
2 c shredded Cheddar cheese
1 - 8 oz. carton sour cream
3 tbsp. finely chopped onion
1 egg
3/4 tsp. salt
1 c. Ritz crackers, crumbled
1 1/2 tbsp. butter,melted
Fusilli on a fork

Cook fusilli until just tender (do not overcook), drain.

Combine fusilli and next 6 ingredients, stirring well. Spoon mixture into a greased 2 quart casserole. Combine cracker crumbs and butter and spread evenly over top of casserole.

Bake, uncovered, at 350° F. for 45 minutes or until thoroughly heated and topping is golden brown and crunchy. Yields 6 servings.

Try Deluxe Macaroni and Cheese with a nice Chicken Recipe.