Pasta and cheese originated in Southern Italian dish as far back as the thirteenth century. It has been rumoured that it was invented by the third President of United States know as Thomas Jefferson. This rumor appears to be incorrect, although Jefferson did serve pasta and cheese, it was already widespread in Europe at the time. No one knows for sure who invented the Mac and Cheese, but this cheesy gooey recipe with a mushroom twist will leave you wanting more. Enjoy it with a dry white wine.