Creamy Spinach Sauce

Melinda Reffalt

By
@Mom58

I had a third of a jar of Tostitos Creamy Spinach dip left in the refrigerator and didn't want to throw it away, so I decided to see how it would work out in a sauce. I is yummy!


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Rating:

Serves:

6

Prep:

5 Min

Cook:

10 Min

Ingredients

1 stick
butter or margarine
2 Tbsp
wondra flour
2
cloves, minced garlic
2 c
milk
1 c
heavy cream
salt and pepper to taste
1/3 jar(s)
tostitos creamy spinach dip
a little fresh grated nutmeg

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Melt butter in a saucepan.
2
Add the flour and cook on medium for three to four minutes. It will start of clump together and the butter will separate from the lumps a bit when it is cooked enough. Do not brow. Add the garlic, salt and pepper.
3
Add the milk and bring to a low boil. Add the cream and continue to boil gently. Stir in the spinach dip. Grate some fresh nutmeg (about an 1/8 teaspoon) and simmer for a few minutes.
4
Serve on your favorite pasta. Or add your favorite grated cheese (2 or 3 cups) and mix with elbow macaroni. Top with your favorite mac and cheese topping and bake at 350 for half an hour.
5
You can also serve this over chicken or turkey.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #Cream, #sauce, #Artichoke