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.

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