Creamy Spinach Sauce

1
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!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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

How to Make Creamy Spinach Sauce

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.

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About Creamy Spinach Sauce

Course/Dish: Other Sauces
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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