Some have suggested that macaroni and cheese was created by Founding Father, Thomas Jefferson. And why not? Everyone needs a "go-to" mac and cheese recipe. This humble dish is currently one of the most sought-after comfort foods on American tables, fitting every taste and budget. Allrecipes cook Kristin’s version gets the Southwestern treatment, jazzed up with jalapeno and adobo meatballs. Watch the video, then get the recipe for Kristin's Southwestern Macaroni and Cheese.