Home FOOD Classic macaroni & cheese

Classic macaroni & cheese

Your family will love this delicious macaroni and cheese recipe. And you will love how simple and easy it is to make. Using just seven ingredients, you can serve up some wholesome comfort food in less than an hour. This recipe is vegetarian, but you can always add your favourite meat, like chicken strips or tuna.

Prep time: 15 min                                                        

Cooking time: 30 min

- Advertisement -

Serves: 6


2 cups traditional macaroni (cooked according to packet instructions)

3 Tsp Sunshine D Original Margarine

1/4 cup onion, chopped finely

1 Tsp flour

Pinch of salt & pepper

2 cups milk

2 cups cheddar cheese grated


Preheat the oven to 175oC. Melt the Sunshine D Original Margarine over low heat in a saucepan on the stove. Sauté the chopped onion in the Sunshine D Original Margarine for about 5 minutes. Stir in the flour, salt and pepper. Add the milk, stirring until thickened. Remove mixture from the heat and add 1 1/2 cups of cheese. Stir until the cheese has melted.

Add the cheesy sauce to the cooked macaroni. Pour into an ovenproof casserole dish and top off with the remaining cheese. Bake for 30 minutes.

Serve with a garlic loaf or a side salad.

- Advertisement -


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Must Read

Love Local…

If you’ve popped into a Pick n Pay Clothing store lately, you’ll no doubt have seen the brilliant limited edition ranges, affordable ranges designed...

LG XBOOM Giveaway

LG has launched a sleek, new XBOOM series …and you’re going to want one! (Good news … we have one to give away!) Summer’s here...

Hair loss … and how to prevent it

Every brushed your hair and then gasped in horror at the amount of hair you see in the brush? Many of us get startled...

8 Things You Never Knew About TV & Radio Personality Graeme Richards…

South African television personality and actor Graeme Richards is a seasoned entertainer with years of experience under his belt. Having hosted a variety of...

Stand up to bullying…

Today marks International Stand Up to Bullying Day, a semi-annual event that encourages people to take a visible, public stance against bullying. It is...