09/20/2013 09:09 am ET Updated Sep 20, 2013

Mac And Cheese Fails That Nearly Melted Our Brains (PHOTOS)

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As we thought about some frequently made mac and cheese mistakes last week, we came across a startling number of outright mac and cheese disasters. When done correctly, macaroni and cheese is probably one of the most comforting dishes on earth. Pasta, bathed it butter, with a blanket of cheese. Perfectly warming, perfectly homey.

When done wrong, mac and cheese turns into some of the most revolting messes we've ever witnessed. From soup, to mush, to complicated melanges of out-of-place ingredients that make us need a hug. We have done some terrible things to mac and cheese on this planet, and it's time to repent.

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Mac And Cheese Fails