National Macaroni Day Celebrations!

July 06, 2016

Celebrate National Macaroni Day with Dollar General this July 7 with quick and easy meals for the whole family. From macaroni salads to baked macaroni and cheese, there are many ways to enjoy National Macaroni Day this year.

If you’re not sure where to find quick and new recipes, you can start by looking at DG Easy Meals. Here, you can find quick recipes online that are perfect for families on the go.

Mark your calendars for July 7 and prepare to celebrate National Macaroni Day with Dollar General. Check out the Easy Slow Cooker Macaroni Cheese recipe here or find more ways to celebrate National Macaroni Day at

Easy Slow Cooker Macaroni Cheese
2-1/2 cups uncooked Clover Valley elbow macaroni
1/2 stick (4 Tbsp.) sliced butter
3 cup grated sharp cheddar cheese (from a block, not pre-shredded)
1/2 cup sour cream
1 cup whole milk
1 tsp. salt
1/2 tsp. dry mustard
1/2 tsp. black pepper
1/2 lb. mild sausage, browned (optional)
  1. Boil the macaroni in a saucepan for 7 minutes. Noodles should be al dente. Drain.
  2. Add butter, sour cream, salt, milk, mustard and pepper to slow cooker.
  3. Add pasta, sausage and cheese. Stir well.
  4. Set the slow cooker on Low setting and cook for 2-3 hours, stirring occasionally. The meal is done when the cheese is melted and the edges start to crisp.

About Dollar General Corporation 

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE: DG) is proud to serve as America’s neighborhood general store. Founded in 1939, Dollar General lives its mission of Serving Others every day by providing access to affordable products and services for its customers, career opportunities for its employees, and literacy and education support for its hometown communities. As of August 4, 2023, the company’s 19,488 Dollar General, DG Market, DGX and pOpshelf stores across the United States and Mi Súper Dollar General stores in Mexico provide everyday essentials including food, health and wellness products, cleaning and laundry supplies, self-care and beauty items, and seasonal décor from our high-quality private brands alongside many of the world’s most trusted brands such as Coca Cola, PepsiCo/Frito-Lay, General Mills, Hershey, J.M. Smucker, Kraft, Mars, Nestlé, Procter & Gamble and Unilever.  Learn more at

<< Back

You must be logged in to view this item.


This area is reserved for members of the news media. If you qualify, please update your user profile and check the box marked "Check here to register as an accredited member of the news media". Please include any notes in the "Supporting information for media credentials" box. We will notify you of your status via e-mail in one business day.