Lightened Up Mac and Cheese

Recipe: 2 cups dry elbow macaroni  1/3rd cup butter 1/4th cup flour 1 1/2 cups low-fat milk, warmed 1 cup Old Home Foods plain Greek Yogurt 1 tsp kosher salt, or to taste  1/2 tsp pepper 1/2 tsp paprika 1 tsp garlic salt 1 cup cheddar cheese or Colby Jack, shredded and divided 1/2 cup Gouda cheese,…

Queso Mac and Cheese

Recipe: 1 (15 oz) jar of your favorite Queso 2 cups shredded Colby Jack cheese 4 oz cream cheese 1/2 lb uncooked elbow noodles, cooked al-dente 2 cups crushed tortilla chips Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a deep cast iron pan (or any oven safe pan) add the Queso on medium heat. Once the…

One Pot Mac and Cheese

Recipe: 2 cups dry elbow macaroni 1/3rd cup butter 1/4th cup flour 1/2 cup heavy cream 1 cup whole milk, warmed 1 tsp kosher salt 1/2 tsp pepper 1/4 tsp nutmeg 1/2 tsp paprika 1/2 teaspoon garlic salt 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese 1 shredded cheddar cheese Directions: Cook macaroni according to package instructions, make sure to leave it slightly…

Tortelloni Florentine

Recipe: INGREDIENTS 18 oz. (2 pkgs.) Kowalski’s Tortelloni, such as Smoked Mozzarella or Pumpkin 1 ½ tbsp. Kowalski’s Unsalted Butter 2 cups fresh baby spinach leaves, plus more for garnish – kosher salt and freshly ground Kowalski’s Black Peppercorns, to taste ¼ cup dry white wine or sub chicken broth 16 oz. Kowalski’s Fresh Alfredo…

Million Dollar Spaghetti

Recipe; 12 oz spaghetti noodles, cooked and slightly cooled 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon dried Italian herbs 2 tablespoons Extra Light Olive Oil , such as Star Fine Foods 2 eggs, beaten 1 lb lean ground beef, cooked 16 oz  marinara sauce 1/2 cup sour cream 6 oz cream cheese, cubed 3 cups mozzarella cheese, grated…

Cheesy Mashed Potato Stuffed Shells

Recipe: 1 package Old Home Foods prepared Mashed Potatoes (serves 4-6) 2 cups cheddar cheese or Monterrey Jack cheese, divided 4 strips turkey bacon, cooked and divided 1/4 cup green onions, sliced 18-24 pasta shells, cooked Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. In a large bowl add the mashed potatoes, half the cheese, half…