Muenster Mac and Cheese

This post may contain affiliate links that won’t change your price but will share some commission.

 Bursting with flavor and creamy texture, this incredible Muenster Mac and Cheese will become your family favorite, too!

Muentser Mac and Cheese

Muenster Mac and Cheese

Macaroni and Cheese is one of my all time favorite foods. Pizza runs a close second! I’m not kidding when I say if I could only eat one food for the rest of my life, it would be macaroni and cheese. And I’m not talking about the kind in the blue box. I’m talking homemade white sauce with any blend of creamy cheese! Ahhhh – comfort food at its finest!!

My Muenster Mac and Cheese is creamy and mild. Try if for a change.

Muenster Mac and Cheese


The full recipe with ingredient amounts and instructions is at the bottom of this post. You can save a tree and the recipe to your personal and private recipe box here on Call Me PMc. This way, you’ll never misplace it.

Here’s what you need to make Muenster Mac and Cheese recipe.

  • 8 ounces pasta
  • water
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 1 Tablespoon butter
  • 1 Tablespoon self-rising flour
  • 8 ounces muenster cheese shredded
  • 4 ounces cream cheese room temp
  • 1 Tablespoon salt
  • ⅛ teaspoon dry mustard
  • dash of pepper
  • dash of paprika
  • ½ cup panko breadcrumbs

In other news…

The above picture was taken in November 2013.
I purchased a new Canon Rebel T3 and have been working on my photography skills.

Looks a lot better than the original photo below, right? It was taken just two months into blogging in May 2012!

If you like this Muenster Mac and Cheese, you will also like

  1. Kentucky Hot Brown Mac & Cheese(Opens in a new browser tab)
  2. post
  3. Jambalaya Shrimp Pasta
  4. One Pot Cheesy Chicken Pasta
  5. Seafood Pasta
  6. Vegetable Pasta Salad
  8. Pasta and Veggies
  9. Green Goddess Pasta Salad
  11. Crawfish Mac and Cheese
  13. Quinoa & Broccoli Casserole 
mac and cheese

Muenster Mac and Cheese

Bursting with flavor and creamy in texture, this incredible Muenster Mac and Cheese will become your family favorite too!
Author: Paula
5 from 21 votes
Print Pin Rate

Want to save recipes? Create an account or login & then you can use the “Save Recipe” button when viewing a recipe to save it to your Recipe Box. You can access your saved recipes on any device and generate a shopping list for recipes in your collections.

Save To Your Recipe Box
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Total Time: 45 minutes
Servings: 8 servings
Join Misfits Market now to start saving on groceries!


  • 8 ounces pasta
  • water
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 1 Tablespoon butter
  • 1 Tablespoon self-rising flour
  • 8 ounces muenster cheese shredded
  • 4 ounces cream cheese room temp
  • 1 Tablespoon salt
  • teaspoon dry mustard
  • dash of pepper
  • dash of paprika
  • ½ cup panko breadcrumbs


  • Cover pasta in water, add 1 Tablespoon salt,, and cook according to package instructions.
  • While the pasta is cooking, melt 1 tablespoon of butter in a large pan. When butter is melted add 1 Tablespoon of flour and cook for 2 minutes.
  • Add milk and whisk until smooth.
  • Bring to a boil then reduce heat to low and add cream cheese and muenster cheese.
  • Stir until melted. Add ½ teaspoon salt, dry mustard, and pepper.
  • When the pasta is cooked, drain it then add it to the cheese sauce. Stir until well combined.
  • Sprinkle paprika and panko on the top and cook at 350°F until the panko is toasted.


In the top photo I combine 1/4 cup panko bread crumbs, a pinch or salt and a pinch of pepper with 1 T vegetable. I sprinkled this mixture on top of the pasta and baked.


Calories: 398kcal | Carbohydrates: 45g | Protein: 16g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 10g | Cholesterol: 50mg | Sodium: 1125mg | Potassium: 224mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 570IU | Calcium: 264mg | Iron: 1mg
Tried this recipe?Please take a moment to comment letting me know how you liked it & consider giving it a 5 star rating. I love hearing from you!
Do you have questions about saving recipes to your Recipe Box?Visit Recipe Box FAQ!


  1. 5 stars
    I know this was not a recent post, but I made this recipe tonight, and it was easy, creamy and so good!
    Thank you!

  2. Pingback: Margarita Bars
  3. 5 stars
    Oh. My. Goodness. I love mac and cheese. But I've never thought homemade was all that great. But why, on earth, have I never heard of using Muenster cheese before?! It's only the best cheese ever! Thanks for sharing!

  4. 5 stars
    Paula, thanks for linking this in to Food on Friday. Isn't there a super collection of pasta and noodle dishes! Have a great week.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Your email address will not be published. Have you tried this recipe? Consider giving it 5 stars!