11/06/2015 01:22 EST | Updated 11/06/2015 01:59 EST

Where Mac And Cheese Actually Came From

The creamy goodness of mac and cheese has been a comfort food for as long as we can remember — hey, there is a Canadian connection to KD after all — but where did all the hype for mac and cheese actually come from?

Most of the commercialization of macaroni and cheese came from our neighbours down south, but according to the video above by Epicurious, we find out exactly when and where Americans fell in love with mac and cheese in the first place.

And since fall is the perfect time to indulge in this cheesy dish in the first place, we suggest trying one of these over-the-top recipes — like mac and cheese pizza!


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