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Old 06-05-2008, 01:01 PM   #1
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Dry Macaroni & Cheese

I wasn't paying attention to dinner last night and my normally great macaroni and cheese turned out extremely DRY . Any ideas to help the second dish when I take it out of the freezer? Did not want to go the tuna route unless someone has a really unique recipe. Thanks so much.

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Old 06-05-2008, 02:34 PM   #2
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Make a little more cheese sauce and add it before reheating.
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Old 06-05-2008, 02:36 PM   #3
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It must be something in the air, I did the same thing last week. I added some sour cream to the leftovers, and it helped a bit.
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Old 06-05-2008, 02:53 PM   #4
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Add a little milk when re-heating.
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Old 06-05-2008, 03:25 PM   #5
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I'll second that to a little milk.
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Old 06-05-2008, 09:27 PM   #6
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Drat - I missed seconds .... hope there is enough for thirds!

Yeah - agree with the "a little milk" idea.
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