Perfect Mac and Cheese Recipe

This is our recipe for the perfect mac and cheese.  This mac and cheese recipe is great by itself or as a base to add other ingredients.  Beyond the Box is one of the premier Dallas caterers.  This recipe is part of our weekly special.  Try it at home or have it catered and delivered to your home or office.  

 For the Sauce

2 oz Butter
2 oz Flour
2 cups Whole Milk
1/4 t  Garlic Powder
1/4 t Onion Powder
1/2 t Salt
1/4 t White Pepper

  1. In a heavy bottomed pot, melt the butter and add the flour.  Cook over low heat for 5 minutes.   
  2. Add the cold milk and spices and whisk over low hear for 8 minutes.  

For the Mac and Cheese

5 oz Raw Pasta
2 oz Cheddar Cheese Shredded
2 oz Parmesan Cheese, Grated
2 oz Gruyere Cheese Grated
Zest of 1/2 Lemon
1/4 cup Japanese breadcrumbs
1 T Butter 

  1. Cook the pasta and drain
  2. Fold the hot pasta together with the sauce, cheese and zest
  3. Adjust salt and pepper seasoning if needed
  4. Melt the butter and mix with breadcrumbs
  5. Place the pasta in a baking dish and top with breadcrumbs
  6. Bake at 350 until the breadcrumbs are golden brown 20-25 minutes





Beyond the Box

Beyond the Box is a full service catering and event company located in Dallas, Texas.  Beyond the Box services homes, offices and event spaces all over the DFW area.  

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