Mrs. Truman's Recipes from the Harry S. Truman National Historic Site, public domain government resource—original source of recipe
This is one of Bess Truman's favorite dishes. Bess Truman had a well-equipped kitchen and often prepared breakfast or lunch for her family. The Trumans also employed several African American women who cooked for the family.
- Cook macaroni. Drain and cool.
- Place layer of macaroni in baking
- Dish, then add layer of cheese. Repeat layers.
- Combine milk and egg. Pour over macaroni and cheese.
- Dot with butter.