Winter Comfort by Crymsyn Hart

From Christina: Winter, winter, everywhere! I don’t care much for winter, but I can certainly enjoy a warm, cozy dish of comfort food, and this recipe from author Crymsyn Hart will be going on our dinner table very soon. Who doesn’t like macaroni and cheese?


Winter Comfort

Italian Mac N’ Cheese

By Crymsyn Hart

My husband is a sucker for macaroni and cheese and would eat it every meal if he could. And since he’s Italian he loves it with the Italian sausage.

Italian Mac N’ Cheese

1 pound of rotini (my husband likes ziti, but any pasta will do)

1 cup of chicken stock

1 cup of heavy cream

1 can of petite diced tomatoes

1 pound of Italian sausage (I use the links cut up, but ground Italian sausage works too)

1 ½ cups of shredded sharp cheddar cheese

1 ½ cups of shredded parmesan cheese

1 cup of mozzarella cheese

½ cup of bread crumbs




1.  Preheat oven to 350 Degrees

2.  Boil 4 quarts of water and cook pasta according to the package directions.

3.  Set pasta aside and drain

4.  Cook and brown Italian sausage.

5.  Pour 1 cup of chicken broth into pot

6.  Pour 1 cup of cream into chicken broth until it bubbles

7.  Add ¾ cup of cheddar and ¾ of a cup of parmesan, and ½ cup of mozzarella into the cream/broth mixture. Stir until cheese is melted.

8.  Add the pasta, tomatoes, and Italian sausage together and ½ cup of mozzarella cheese

9.  Pour in melted cheese and mix together.

10. Add in salt, pepper, and oregano to taste

11. Pour mixture into 9 x 13 casserole dish

12. Top with reaming cheese and breadcrumbs

13. Bake for 30 minutes

About Crymsyn Hart: Along with cooking up delicious meals, author Crymsyn Hart creates worlds filled with luscious vampires, gorgeous gods, quirky witches, and brooding shifters.

She is a National Bestselling author of over seventy paranormal romance and horror novels. Her experiences as a psychic have given her a lot of material to use in her books. She currently resides in Charlotte, NC with her hubby and her three dogs. If she’s not writing, she’s curled up with the dogs watching a good horror movie or off with friends.

To find out more about Crymsyn, check out her website  – Crymsyn Hart. You can also find her and her books at Amazon – Crymsyn Hart or at her blog, Vampires, Witches, and Me! Oh, My!


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