caprese mac and cheese

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Caprese Mac & Cheese

Main Dish, Side Dish, Crowd Pleasers, American, Classic Comfort, Italian, Vegetarian

  • 25 minutes
  • 4 servings

While fabulous in its own right, dress up our Mac & Cheese with tomatoes, mozzarella and basil pesto for an Italian-inspired crowd pleaser.

Steps

  1. In a bowl, combine mac & cheese with mozzarella cheese. Divide evenly into two ramekins and top with tomatoes.
  2. Bake at 400°F for 15-20 minutes or until mac & cheese is heated through and edges are golden brown.
  3. Drizzle basil pesto over the top of each mac & cheese before serving.

Or, Try This

  • Enjoy this recipe as a main dish or side. If serving a crowd, it’s easily multiplied. You can bake it in individual ramekins or in a larger casserole dish.
  • For a delicious main dish, try grilled chicken or shrimp on top.

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