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Macaroni and Cheese Casserole with Meatballs

White sauce mix is the base for homemade macaroni made even heartier with cooked meatballs. Try using our delicious Italian Square Meatballs. Just thaw 12 meatballs for this recipe.

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  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 55 min
  • Servings 4

Ingredients

8
oz frozen cooked Italian-style meatballs (from 16-oz bag), thawed
3
cups uncooked rotini pasta (8 oz)
2 1/4
cups milk
1
package (1.8 oz) white sauce mix
1
cup shredded Cheddar cheese (4 oz)
1
cup shredded mozzarella cheese (4 oz)
1
tablespoon butter or margarine, melted
3
tablespoons Progresso™ Italian-style dry bread crumbs
2
medium green onions, chopped (2 tablespoons)

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LOCATION

Directions

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 8-inch square (2-quart) glass baking dish with cooking spray. Cut any large meatballs in half. Cook and drain pasta as directed on package.
  • 2 Meanwhile, in 2-quart saucepan, mix milk and sauce mix with wire whisk. Heat to boiling over medium heat, stirring constantly. Boil 1 minute, stirring constantly. Stir in cheeses until melted. Stir in pasta and meatballs. Spoon into baking dish. In small bowl, mix butter, bread crumbs and onions; sprinkle over top.
  • 3 Bake uncovered 30 to 35 minutes or until bubbly and top is golden brown.

EXPERT TIPS

Expert Tips

Our Easy Meatball recipe would be a delicious variation.

For a great go-with for this family-favorite casserole, pick up a bag of mixed greens, cut a tomato into wedges and toss with Italian dressing.

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
710
(
Calories from Fat
280),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
31g
31%
(Saturated Fat
16g,
16%
Trans Fat
1g
1%
),
Cholesterol
125mg
125%;
Sodium
1690mg
1690%;
Total Carbohydrate
70g
70%
(Dietary Fiber
4g
4%
  Sugars
10g
10%
),
Protein
40g
40%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
20%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
60%;
Iron
30%;
Exchanges:
4 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
4 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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