Creamy Mac and Cheese

Why make mac and cheese from a box when you can cook this easy recipe in less than 10 minutes?


Makes 2 to 3 main-dish or 4 to 6 side-dish servings

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 10 Minutes
Cook: 8 Minutes


1 (8-ounce) package elbow macaroni
1 (10-ounce) container refrigerated Alfredo sauce
1/2 cup milk
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground red pepper
1 (8-ounce) block Cheddar cheese, shredded


Prepare pasta according to package directions. Drain and keep warm.

Bring Alfredo sauce and next 4 ingredients to a boil in a large saucepan. Remove from heat. Stir in cheese until melted. Stir in cooked pasta. Serve immediately.