Fabulous Gluten-Free Mac n' Cheese Fritters

July 15, 2013

Gluten-free mac n' cheese fritters from Gluten-Free for Lunchboxes is a quick and easy meal option.  This wheatless dish combines gluten-free pasta with cheese, onion, and nutmeg to make one tasty fritter.  The use of ricotta cheese as opposed to a traditional bechamel sauce and the addition of chia seeds help reduce the calorie count and add nutrition.  You can also convert this recipe into a casserole to serve a crowd. 

Gluten-Free Mac n' Cheese Fritters


130 grams gluten-free macaroni pasta
1 small onion, finely chopped
1 teaspoon oil
50 grams gluten-free plain flour
2 eggs, lightly beaten
100 grams smooth ricotta cheese
100 grams grated tasty cheese
1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
1 and 1/2 teaspoons white chia seeds
salt and pepper to taste
extra oil, for frying
For full recipe instructions, click here.