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Recipe for mac and cheese with bell pepper

Recipe for mac and cheese with bell pepper

Tonight comfort food with cheese.


For 4 people

  • 200 g cooked penne
  • 100 g grated cheese
  • 5 orange bell peppers, halved and seeds removed
  • 1 red pepper, finely chopped
  • 1 onion, roughly chopped
  • 3 tsp paprika powder
  • olive oil
  • salt and pepper
  • Extra needed:oven dish

Preparation method

Preheat the oven to 200 C. Mix the bell pepper with the onion, red pepper, paprika and a dash of oil in a bowl. Spread over a baking tray lined with baking paper and roast for 20 minutes. Transfer the roasted vegetables to a food processor and blend until smooth. Taste and season with salt and pepper.

Grease the baking dish with olive oil. Put the cooked penne together with the paprika sauce in a bowl and stir well. Divide the mixture over the oven dish and sprinkle with the grated cheese. Bake the muffins for 20-25 minutes in the preheated oven.

Recipe and image:Orange Paprika Association