Baked Macaroni and Cheese Pie

Since I was a kid ,my mom and my grandmother use to make “baked macaroni & cheese” every sunday. It was always part of sunday meals. I grew up eating “baked macaroni & cheese” ever since. I have grown to love it and watch them making it in the kitchen . It has been made from my kitchen the same way too. It’s definitely one of those comfort foods .So cheesy and so yummy. What’s not to love with good ole mac & cheese. _MG_1120ab_MG_0978a_MG_0980a_MG_0983a_MG_0988a_MG_0998a_MG_1001a_MG_1122ab

1 box macaroni elbows
16 oz mild sharp cheddar cheese shredded
1 cup chipotle spicy cheese shredded
1 can evaporated milk
1/3 cup ketchup
3 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup yellow onion, finely diced

Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
Bring a pot of lightly salted water to a boil. Add macaroni and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until al dente; drain.
Melt butter in a medium pot over medium heat. Saute onion for 2 minutes. Stir in evaporated milk and simmer for 2 minutes, stirring constantly. Add the shredded cheeses, both sharp cheddar cheese and chipotle spicy cheese until cheese melts and mixture thickens . Add the cooked macaroni and the ketchup into the cheese mixture and combine. Mix well. Pour the macaroni into a casserole dish.Top with a little cheese on top.
Bake in preheated oven for 30 minutes, or until hot and bubbly. Let cool 10 minutes before serving.


2 thoughts on “Baked Macaroni and Cheese Pie

    • Hello ,I apologize for replying a bit late .I purchased my “chipotle cheese” at the local grocery. “Cabot” make’s a great chipotle cheese and you can vary and use a habanero cheese or any spicy cheese would give your recipe a nice spicy kick.

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