Mascarpone and Sharp Cheddar Macaroni and Cheese

Hook's sharp cheddar cheese lends bright, bold flavor to this mac and cheese recipe. Crave Brothers mascarpone cheese adds velvety creaminess. One spoonful and you'll be hooked!

Wisconsin Cheese Mascarpone and Sharp Cheddar Macaroni and Cheese Recipe



Look for the Proudly Wisconsin Badge when shopping for cheese. Any brand of Wisconsin Aged Cheddar or Mascarpone can be used in this recipe.


  1. Cook macaroni according to package directions; drain. Transfer to a large bowl; keep warm.
  2. Meanwhile, melt butter with cream in a medium saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly. Reduce heat to low; gradually whisk in mascarpone and cheddar until melted.
  3. Add sauce to pasta; gently toss to coat. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Cheesemonger Tip

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Do you have questions when shopping for cheese? Ask the cheesemonger! A cheesemonger specializes in the buying and selling of high-quality cheese, usually available in the specialty section of a grocery store or cheese shop. Knowledgeable and passionate, a cheesemonger is a go-to resource for cheese varieties and pairings, proper cheese storage and handling, its cooking applications and cheese brand information.

Crave Brothers Mascarpone is made on a farmstead operation. The cheese is made right on the farm, where the cows produce the milk for that cheese. Only that herd produces milk for the Crave Brothers cheese.

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