Rich, creamy and delicious with all the taste – A healthier spin on a family favorite.
8 oz high fiber elbow macaroni
2 tbsp Smart Balance® Blended Butter Sticks
2 tbsp flour
pinch black pepper
2 1/4 cups Smart Balance® Fat Free Milk and Omega-3s
6 oz reduced-fat cheddar cheese, shredded
Cook macaroni according to package directions.
Meanwhile: As water boils, in medium saucepan melt Smart Balance® Blended Butter Sticks over medium heat; stir in flour and pepper, and cook on low 3-4 minutes.
Slowly add Smart Balance® Fat Free Milk and Omega-3s, increase heat to medium and whisk well until it comes to a boil. When the milk is boiling, remove from heat and stir in cheese until melted.
Drain macaroni and add to the cheese sauce. Stir to coat.
Nutrition per serving
Saturated Fat 4g
Poly Fat 0g
Mono Fat 2g
Trans Fatty Acids 0g
Dietary Fiber 2g
This recipe was part of our Winter Comfort Foods: Easy Recipes for 2012 feature.