Chili Mac has been a part of my life as long as I can remember.  Growing up, Wally’s Drive-In was the best place in the world for a hamburger, onion rings, or a chili-mac. I suppose they had other things on the menu, but I wouldn’t know. I never wanted or ordered anything besides those 3 items.

Wally’s had been a staple in my hometown and it was a sad day when the last carhop delivery was made and the doors were locked permanently.

It would be a long time before a genuine chili-mac made an appearance in my life. Oh, I’d seen chili-macs on menus and saw recipes for chili-mac, but let’s face it, those were never anything more than chili, with or without beans, glopped on top of spaghetti noodles. Continue reading “Chili-Mac”