Mac & Cheese

10 MINS Preparation Time
1 HR Cooking Time
6-8 Servings
Easy Difficulty


1⁄2 stick butter
1⁄4 cup flour
1 tsp garlic powder
2 tsp paprika
1 tbsp Dijon mustard
4 oz cream cheese
2 cups milk
8 oz fontina cheese, shredded
8 oz sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
salt and pepper to taste
1 lb Borgatti's cavatelle
Bread Crumb Topping
1⁄2 stick butter
1 cup unseasoned breadcrumbs
1⁄2 cup Parmesan cheese, shredded
3 tbsp everything bagel seasoning
1 tsp garlic powder
2 tsp paprika



For the bread crumb topping, melt half a stick of butter in a large bowl. Then add breadcrumbs, Parmesan, everything bagel seasoning, garlic powder, and paprika to the butter. Toss everything to combine and set aside.


Melt half a stick of butter in a large pot over medium heat. Add in the flour and whisk to create a roux. Add garlic powder, paprika, and Dijon mustard to the roux, whisking until smooth.


Melt the cream cheese into the roux. Add the milk and whisk until the sauce starts to thicken. Lower the heat, and add the fontina and sharp cheddar cheese to the sauce, whisking until smooth. Set it aside.


Add cavatelle and a pinch of salt to boiling water. Boil for 18–20 minutes. After draining, add the cavatelle to the cheese sauce, stirring to combine.


Pour the cavatelle and cheese sauce into a greased 9×13-inch baking dish. Top with the breadcrumb mixture and bake at 350°F for 30 minutes. Let cool and enjoy!

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