Creamy Low-Sodium Mac and Cheese Recipe | Yummly

Creamy Low-Sodium Mac And Cheese

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Aubs: "Very creamy sauce. We used shells instead of elbo…" Read More
13Ingredients
53Minutes
450Calories
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Description

Lighter on sodium but not on taste! This mac and cheese is perfect for those watching their salt intake. The recipe is a Yummly original created by Sara Mellas.

Ingredients

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  • nonstick cooking spray
  • 1 pound short-cut pasta (elbow macaroni)
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 4 1/2 cups whole milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon mustard powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon black pepper (or white pepper)
  • 10 ounces swiss cheese (grated)
  • 10 ounces sharp cheddar cheese (grated)
  • 2 ounces cream cheese (cut into ½” cubes)
  • 36 reduced sodium round buttery crackers (ex: Ritz Hint of Salt)
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter (melted)
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    NutritionView More

    450Calories
    Sodium16% DV380mg
    Fat49% DV32g
    Protein37% DV19g
    Carbs7% DV21g
    Fiber0% DV0g
    Calories450Calories from Fat290
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat32g49%
    Saturated Fat20g100%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol110mg37%
    Sodium380mg16%
    Potassium200mg6%
    Protein19g37%
    Calories from Fat290
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate21g7%
    Dietary Fiber0g0%
    Sugars6g12%
    Vitamin A20%
    Vitamin C0%
    Calcium50%
    Iron6%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(2)

    Aubs 2 years ago
    Very creamy sauce. We used shells instead of elbows and 2% milk instead of whole but still turned out nicely. Garnished with some parsley for serving.
    lei 2 years ago
    Yumm. Delicious and healthy

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