OH MY!!! must try! 3/4 bag ziti noodles,1 lb of ground beef, 1 pkg taco seasoning, 1cup water, 1/2 pkg cream cheese, 1 1/2 cup shredded cheese -- boil pasta until just cooked, brown ground beef & drain, mix taco seasoning & 1 cup water w/ ground beef for 5 min, add cream cheese to beef mixture, stir until melted & remove from heat, put pasta in casserole dish, mix in 1 cup cheese, top pasta/cheese with beef mixture & gently mix, top w/ remaining cheese, bake at 350* uncovered for 30 min
Alton Brown's Stove Top Mac and Cheese....."This is it. Gooey creamy cheesy with rich flavor and perfect balance, it is ah-mazing. I was a little unsure about the recipe because it had eggs and evaporated milk in it, but Alton Brown has never failed me, so I gave it a whirl. I’m so glad I did."