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Laura's Crumb-Topped Macaroni and Cheese

Ingredients
  • Coarse salt
  • 1 pound cavatappi pasta
  • 4 slices day-old oat or whole-wheat bread
  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 pound pancetta, cut into 1/4-inch dice
  • 5 ounces (10 tablespoons) unsalted butter
  • 3 1/2 cups whole milk
  • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 pound mozzarella cheese, grated (2 cups)
  • 1/2 pound mild white cheddar cheese, grated (3 cups)
  • 1/2 pound Gruyere cheese, grated (3 cups)
  • 1/2 pound fontina cheese, grated (2 cups)
  • 3/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg (do not use preground)
  • Freshly ground pepper
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Macaroni Quattro Formaggi with Prosciutto

Ingredients
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus more for dish
  • 1 medium onion, finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 5 1/2 cups whole milk
  • 2 teaspoons coarse salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 pinch of cayenne pepper
  • 1 1/2 cups grated (about 4 1/2 ounces) Parmesan cheese
  • 1 1/2 cups grated (about 6 ounces) Gruyere cheese
  • 1 1/2 cups grated (about 6 ounces) Fontina cheese
  • 1 1/2 cups (about 6 ounces) Gorgonzola cheese, broken into small pieces
  • 1 pound ziti or mostaccioli pasta, uncooked
  • 1/2 pound thinly sliced prosciutto
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Macaroni and Cheese with Butternut Squash

Ingredients
  • 1 small butternut squash (about 1 pound), peeled, seeded, and cut into 1-inch cubes (about 3 cups)
  • 1 cup homemade or low-sodium canned chicken stock, skimmed of fat
  • 1 1/2 cups nonfat milk
  • Pinch of freshly grated nutmeg
  • Pinch of cayenne pepper
  • 3/4 teaspoon coarse salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 pound elbow macaroni
  • 4 ounces extra-sharp cheddar cheese, finely grated (about 1 cup)
  • 4 tablespoons Parmesan cheese, finely grated (1 ounce)
  • 2 tablespoons fine breadcrumbs
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • Olive-oil, cooking spray
  • 1/2 cup part-skim ricotta cheese
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Macaroni and Cheese

Ingredients
  • 6 slices white sandwich bread, crusts removed
  • Slow-Roasted Tomato Slices
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, plus more for baking dishes
  • Coarse salt
  • Thyme sprigs
  • 8 ounces dried elbow macaroni
  • 1/4 cup finely diced yellow onion
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups whole milk
  • 2 ounces Italian fontina cheese, grated (1/2 cup)
  • 3 ounces Gruyere cheese, grated (1 cup), 1/3 cup reserved for topping
  • 6 ounces extra-sharp white-cheddar cheese, grated (2 cups), 1/3 cup reserved for topping
  • 2 ounces Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese, grated (1 cup), 1/2 cup reserved for topping
  • Coarse salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
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Macaroni and Cheese

Time:1 hour
Ingredients
  • Coarse salt and ground pepper
  • 1 pound elbow pasta
  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 1 small onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled)
  • 4 cups milk
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper, (optional)
  • 1 1/4 cups shredded yellow cheddar cheese (5 ounces)
  • 1 1/4 cups shredded white cheddar cheese (5 ounces)
  • 8 ounces ham, diced into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 2 slices white sandwich bread
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Macaroni and Cheese

Time:30 mins
Ingredients
  • Coarse salt and ground pepper
  • 1 pint cherry or grape tomatoes
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 12 ounces plain or whole-wheat corkscrew pasta (fusilli)
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3 cups low-fat milk
  • Pinch of ground nutmeg
  • 8 ounces sharp cheddar cheese, shredded (2 cups), plus more for serving (optional)
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Macaroni and Cheese

Time:1 hour 40 mins
Ingredients
  • 1 pound short pasta, such as cavatappi or macaroni
  • Coarse salt
  • 6 tablespoons butter
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 4 cups milk
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 3 cups shredded (12 ounces) sharp white cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup finely grated (2 ounces) Parmesan cheese
  • 3 cups very coarse fresh breadcrumbs
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10-Minute Shrimp and Tortilla Soup

Ingredients
  • 4 corn tortilla, cut into thin strips
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Coarse salt
  • 1 small yellow onion, diced small
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 tablespoon chopped chipotle chile in adobo (seeds removed)
  • 7 cups low-sodium chicken broth
  • 3 cups fresh corn (from 4 ears corn) or frozen corn
  • 1 pound medium shrimp, peeled and deveined
  • Diced avocado, fresh cilantro, and lime (optional), for serving
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Grilled Whole Fish with Lemon Emulsion

Other Ideas:
Bass, Greek, Lemons
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Cheese Enchilada Casserole

Time:20 mins
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