05/11/2010 06:34 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Recession Recipe: Macaroni & Cheese

Another episode guest staring our favorite intern, Emily. How long did she intern for us? You'll never know! Seems like forever though, doesn't it? Sigh, we miss her.

On to the episode! I've often said that were I to die tomorrow, I'd like macaroni and cheese to be my last meal. There's nothing more decadent, delicious and appealing then a big bowl of noodles and queso. I would dare to say that no other American dish is so universally loved, and rightfully so!

There are a million variations on macaroni and cheese (I'll direct you here - a page I can't look at without salivating - as evidence) but because this is Economy Bites and because I believe in the power of the simple basic, that's what you'll get from this episode: a beautiful and basic baked macaroni & cheese recipe that will not disappoint. Please watch with care...I hear drool ruins keyboards.

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