Is there any dish more synonymous with comfort food than macaroni and cheese?
Kids and adults alike love it. It’s easy, and cheesy, and satisfies your hunger. So that’s why I’ve put together the ultimate Mac and Cheese Roundup. 25 recipes for you to browse through from extra cheesy, to bacony, to Mexican cheese recipes!
Looking for the vegan mac and cheese recipes? Scroll to the bottom and browse the delicious choices! There’s truly something for everyone in this ultimate mac and cheese roundup!
Beer Cheese Mac and Cheese
Move over traditional macaroni and cheese, Beer Cheese Mac n’ Cheese is here. Beer cheese mac n’ cheese is made just as you’d expect, by combining including your favorite beer into your cheese sauce before popping it in the oven to bake. Get the recipe for Beer Cheese Mac and Cheese!
Three Cheese Mac and Cheese
This luxurious three cheese mac and cheese is made with white Cheddar, Gorgonzola, and Parmesan! Now that’s a cheesy mac and cheese! There;s definitely no lack of flavor here. Get the recipe at the blog Desocio in the Kitchen.
Brisket Mac and Cheese
Brisket Mac and Cheese is a comforting and delicious meal that comes together really easy for busy weeknights. Use up leftover smoked brisket with a homemade mac and cheese that is rich and creamy. The combination is a guaranteed winner with the entire family! Visit Miss in the Kitchen for all the details!
Creamy Macaroni and Cheese
Looking for an easy a straightforward creamy mac and cheese? Meals and Mile Markers has got the recipe for you! 5 easy ingredients plus salt and pepper and you’ve got dinner ready!
Instant Pot Mac and Cheese
This Instant Pot Mac and Cheese recipe is an easy recipe made with macaroni, butter, evaporated milk, and 3 kinds of cheese. This recipe costs just $7.42 to make and $1.24 per serving! Visit Easy Budget Recipes for the details!
Ninja Foodie Baked Mac and Cheese
Ninja Foodi Baked Mac and Cheese is an easy, cheesy mac and cheese recipe made entirely in the Ninja Foodi! Made with sharp cheddar cheese, gruyere, apples, pears and bacon! Get the recipe at Sprinkles and Sea Salt!
Cajun Mac and Cheese
White cheddar Cajun mac and cheese is spicy and zesty comfort food that is perfect on a cold winter’s day. Want to make this? Get this Cajun Mac and Cheese recipe here on my blog!
Mac and Cheese Carbonara
A combination of cheeses, crispy bacon, the creaminess and richness of egg yolks and a crunchy, cheesy topping make this Mac and Cheese Carbonara from Lemon Blossoms deliciously amazing!
Baked Mac and Cheese
Looking for flavor? You’ll find it here in this Baked Mac and Cheese recipe from Wonder & Charm. Cheddar cheese, Gruyere cheese and a dash of nutmeg! I’m drooling over here, how about you?
Easy Stovetop Mac and Cheese
Adult mac n cheese lets you enjoy all the easy cheesy goodness of a stovetop mac and cheese without feeling like a little kid! In less than 20 minutes you’ll boil pasta and make a Cheddar cheese sauce. Combine them together and you’ve got a cheesy mac and cheese worthy of sitting at the grown-up table. Get the recipe here on A Seasoned Greeting!
Copycat Panera Baja Mac and Cheese
This creamy Copy Cat Panera Bread Baja Macaroni and Cheese is exploding with flavor! With garlic-lime seared chicken, fresh pico de gallo, and extra cheese macaroni, this dish is a hit!
No Boil Mac and Cheese
This no boil mac and cheese has a secret…there’s cauliflower in here! Extra cheesy, no boil, AND hidden cauliflower? That’s a win for me! Get this recipe from Honest Grub Honest Foodie blog.
Smoked Gouda Bacon Mac and Cheese
If you’re a fan of gouda and bacon, then this smoked gouda bacon mac and cheese is what you’re looking for. I mean I really shouldn’t even ask who is a fan of bacon, because who isn’t? It really adds a depth of flavor with this gouda mac and cheese, which makes it hard to beat. Get the recipe from Chisel and Fork blog.
Lobster Mac and Cheese
Rich and creamy Mac and cheese loaded and topped off with buttery lobster chunks. Get all the info for this Lobster Mac and Cheese at Cooked by Julie!
Slow Cooker Macaroni and Cheese
Creamy and cheesy, making this the best comfort food. Try this easy slow cooker recipe at Simply Happy Foodie!
Chicken and Bacon Mac and Cheese
A festive chicken and bacon mac and cheese topped with a gorgeous garlic crumb, enriched with cranberries and walnuts. Check out the site A Mummy Too for the full recipe!
Salsa Macaroni and Cheese
Salsa Macaroni & Cheese is a classic mac and cheese with a Tex Mex twist! Spice levels can be controlled by using medium or hot salsa, which is a great compliment to the cheesy, creamy sauce. Simply Stacie blog has the recipe!
Leftover BBQ Mac and Cheese
This easy BBQ Mac & Cheese Recipe features a homemade macaroni and cheese that is topped with pulled pork or shredded chicken that has been deliciously smothered with barbecue sauce. Home Cooking Recipes has all the recipe info!
Cheesy Squash Bake
This cheesy squash bake recipe is loaded with hidden veggies that toddlers won’t be able to find! The base of the sauce is butternut squash and with endless “pasta” options you can really make it your own. Learn more at White Kitchen Red Wine blog
Ok we’ve got a lot of great recipes to try! Let’s move on to vegan and plant based mac and cheese recipes!! Get ready for more comfort food!
Vegan Mac and Cheese Bites
These adorable mac and cheese bites are vegan! How fun would these be at a party? Get all the recipe info at PreetiDish blog.
Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese
The PERFECT vegan mac and cheese! You will not believe how good this is!!! No soy, fake cheese or nutritional yeast. Visit Veggie Inspired to learn more!
Gluten Free Dairy Free Sweet Potato Mac and Cheese
Rich, creamy, and bacon-y…it tasted like there was NO way it could be good for you. However, this sweet potato mac & cheese is gluten-free, lactose-free, and each helping contains about two servings of veggies. The Soccer Mom Blog has all the recipe info!
Plant Based Mac and Cheese
This gluten free plant based mac and cheese sauce is pure comfort food and can be enjoyed by vegans and dairy lovers alike. It’s rich and creamy and tastes even more delicious than traditional mac and cheese. A Sweet Alternative blog has the recipe for you!
Baked Vegan Mac and Cheese
Baked Vegan Mac and Cheese – the epitome of comfort food! Loaded with rich, cheesy and buttery goodness that’ll have you coming back for seconds. It’s perfect for weeknight meals or holiday entertaining. Vegan Huggs has the recipe!