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Turmeric Mac and Cheese


TOTAL TIME: 30 min
PREP TIME: 30 min
SERVINGS: 4-6

This turmeric mac and cheese is gluten-free and extra flavorful. It has creamy yogurt sauce and is made in one pot with seven ingredients.

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plate with pasta and cheese

The Manchego cheese is made with sheep’s milk and has a softer buttery texture. It could be found at Costco or Trader Joe’s. Or could be substituted with a different type of cheese.

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Ingredients

  • gluten free pasta (16oz)
  • 5 tablespoons of butter
  • 1 cup of yogurt
  • 2 cups of Manchego cheese , shredded
  • 2 teaspoons turmeric
  • 1 tablespoon stone ground mustard
  • 1 teaspoon salt

Step-by-step instructions:

Step 1. Gather the ingredients. ingredients to make mac and cheese

Step 2. Cook pasta according to the directions on the package.  Once cooked, rinse and drain. cooked pasta draining

Step 3. While pasta is draining in the same pot, make the sauce. Melt the butter on low heat, add yogurt, turmeric, mustard, and salt. Whisk till well blended. pot with yellow sauce for pasta

Step 4. Add pasta and mix with the sauce. pot with mac and cheese

 

plate with pasta and cheese

Turmeric Mac And Cheese

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This turmeric mac and cheese is gluten-free and extra flavorful. It has creamy yogurt sauce and is made in one pot with seven ingredients.
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Prep Time 30 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Servings 4
Calories 702 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 16 oz gluten free pasta
  • 5 tbsp butter
  • 1 cup yogurt
  • 2 cups Manchego cheese shredded
  • 2 tsp turmeric
  • 1 tbsp stone ground mustard
  • 1 tsp salt

Instructions
 

  • Gather the ingredients.
    ingredients to make mac and cheese
  • Cook pasta according to the directions on the package.  Once cooked, rinse and drain.
    cooked pasta draining
  • While pasta is draining in the same pot, make the sauce. Melt the butter on low heat, add yogurt, turmeric, mustard, and salt. Whisk till well blended.
    pot with yellow sauce for pasta
  • Add pasta and mix with the sauce.
    pot with mac and cheese

Nutrition

Calories: 702kcalCarbohydrates: 96gProtein: 23gFat: 25gSaturated Fat: 16gCholesterol: 70mgSodium: 1015mgPotassium: 151mgFiber: 2gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 405IUVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 705mgIron: 1mg
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