Basic Elbow Macaroni
The next time you make macaroni, our home economists recommend that you cook up a double batch. Then turn the leftovers into a delightful new dish like the ones on the next page.
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 2 quarts water
- 8 ounces uncooked elbow macaroni
- In a large kettle, bring water to a boil. Add macaroni; return to
- boil. Cook, uncovered, for 6-8 minutes or until tender, stirring
- frequently. Rinse and drain. Yield: about 4 cups.
Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 cup) equals 203 calories, 1 g fat (trace saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 3 mg sodium, 41 g carbohydrate, 2 g fiber, 8 g protein.