Kids’ mac ‘n’ cheeseReviewed by our expert panel
(at time of publication)
- 2 cups warm white sauce
- 1 cup reduced-fat cheddar (such as Noble)
- 4 cups cooked macaroni
- 2 cups frozen mixed veges, cooked
- ½ cup panko crumbs
1 Preheat oven to 180°C.
2 Into a saucepan of warm white sauce, add ¾ of the cheese and stir through until melted and combined.
3 In a baking dish, place cooked macaroni and vegetables. Pour cheesy white sauce over the top. In a bowl, combine panko crumbs and remaining cheese. Sprinkle over pasta and sauce and bake for 15 minutes, until bubbling and topping is golden. You may need to finish browning with a few minutes under the grill.
Make it gluten free: Use gluten-free flour, pasta and bread crumbs.
To increase the vege content of your meal, serve with a big salad.
NOTE: If you have a nut allergy and are using packaged goods in recipes, please check the allergen warning on the packet regarding nuts.
Nutrition Info (per serve)
Total fat 17g
–Saturated fat 7g
Dietary fibre 6g
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