FAVOURABLE: Simple Macaroni and Cheese

A quick family dinner, makes four generous 
250g macaroni, cooked according to directions on packet and drain well.
Add 1 teaspoon oil and mix to prevent sticking.
Keep aside while preparing cheese sauce.

30g butter
2 tbsp flour
1½ cups milk, warmed
1/3 cup grated cheese (I use cheddar)
Salt and pepper to taste
2 tbsp breadcrumbs
2 tomatoes, optional
Heat the butter in a saucepan.
Stir in the flour until frothy.
Add milk and cook while stirring until smooth and thickened.
Season well and add cheese, mix in the 
Pour into a shallow ovenproof dish and sprinkle with breadcrumbs.
Decorate with tomato slices.
Brown under grill for 10 minutes.
Enjoy and share.

By Salwaa Smith, Cape Malay Cooking & Other Delights