Roasted veggie cheese sauce

Lynn Socko


A yummy sauce to accompany grilled foods.


★★★★★ 2 votes

makes about 4 c.
15 Min
10 Min


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1 c
red bell roasted
mushrooms, sliced & roasted
1 c
onion, roasted
3 clove
garlic, roasted
jalapeno, sliced in half and roasted, seeds in
1 Tbsp
fresh cilantro, chopped
1 tsp
black pepper
1/2 tsp
3 c
1/2 c
canola oil
1/2 c
16 oz
asadero cheese, shredded

How to Make Roasted veggie cheese sauce


  • 1Roast red bell, onion, mushrooms, garlic, and half of a jalapeno (add entire jalapeno for more heat). Put into food processor, add 1/4 c olive oil and 1/2 tsp cumin. Puree. Set aside.
  • 2In medium sauce pan heat 1/2 c. oil (canola), add 1/2 c flour and make roux, let brown slightly. Add 1/2 c. of puree veggies to make a paste. Stir well, then add 2 c. of milk, whisk until well incorporated. When sauce begins to thicken, add 1 c of milk and mix well, then 2 c. of shredded cheese, 1 tsp. coarse sea salt, 1 tsp. of black pepper and 1 TBLS of chopped cilantro. Mix well, heat on simmer till cheese is melted and sauce has thickened. If sauce is too thin, add more cheese, if too thick add more milk.

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About Roasted veggie cheese sauce

Course/Dish: Dips, Other Sauces
Hashtags: #cheese, #sauce

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