Cheddar Cheese Sauce

Annacia *

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@Annacia

This super easy cheese sauce is made with a simple white sauce base and pre-shredded cheese. Use iton vegetables, pasta, nachos, or in any other dishes. It's also very good with smoked Cheddar cheese, or a combination of Cheddar and Monterey Jack works very well too.


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Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
Comments:
Serves:
makes about 2 cups
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

3 Tbsp
butter
3 Tbsp
flour
1/2 tsp
salt
1/8 tsp
ground black or white pepper
1 1/2 c
milk
1 c
grated sharp cheddar or smoky flavor cheddar cheese

Step-By-Step

1Melt butter; remove from heat and stir in flour and seasonings

2Gradually add milk, stirring until well mixed.

3Cook over low heat, stirring constantly, until thickened and smooth.

4Cook for 5 minutes longer; add cheese, stir until smooth and well blended.

5Serve with pasta, vegetables or however you wish.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian, Soy Free
Other Tag: Quick & Easy