The holiday season is fast approaching and we will all soon be preparing for Thanksgiving! Just like purchasing a new car, planning a Thanksgiving Day menu can be overwhelming and in both cases, All Star Scion of Baton Rouge is here to help! Thanksgiving is about coming together with family and friends to give thanks for all of the things that make life great. We wanted to share one of our favorite Thanksgiving recipes with you to make planning your menu a little easier and help save you a little time that can be spent with your loved ones. And if you plan on being a guest for Thanksgiving dinner, bring along this dish and you won’t disappoint. This twist on an old classic holiday recipe will have your family and friends begging for more!
THE Mac and Cheese
– 1lb. cavatappi pasta (or pasta of your choice)
– ½ cup butter
– ½ cup flour
– 4 cup milk
– 6 cup freshly shredded sharp or white cheddar cheese
– 1 teaspoon of salt
– 1 teaspoon of pepper
– 2 teaspoons of butter
– ½ cup panko bread crumbs
Boil pasta in salted water according to package directions. Melt butter in large saucepan over medium heat. Sprinkle in flour and whisk and cook 2-3 minutes. Add in salt and pepper. Slowly pour in 4 c. milk whisking until smooth and heating to a low boil until thickened. Do not stop until thick. Remove from heat. Grease a 9×13″ baking dish and add the hot pasta to the dish. Over the top sprinkle 6 c. of freshly shredded cheese. Pour the thickened cream sauce over the hot pasta and cheese and let it sit until the cheese melts. Stir everything together. Melt 2 T. butter over medium heat. Add in panko bread crumbs, stirring constantly 3-5 minutes or until golden brown. Pour over the mac and cheese. Bake in a preheated 325 degree oven 12-15 minutes.
Our entire team here at All Star Scion wants to wish you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving!
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