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Cheddar Cheese Sauce

Tasty Cheese Sauce for Mac 'N' Cheese

Mac N Cheese Muffins
Difficulty: Easy
Cook Time: min

This cheddar cheese sauce really makes Chef Spike Mendelsohn's mac 'n' cheese a hit (CLICK HERE for the mac 'n' cheese recipe).


  • Cheddar Cheese, Milk, Butter
  • Cooking Directions

    Heat the milk in a large saucepan in medium high heat.

    Meanwhile, melt the butter in another saucepan and stir in the flour to make a roux.

    Add the warm milk, whisking constantly, and continue cooking until the mixture thickens, about 5 minutes.

    Add the cheese, whisking constantly to combine.

    Season with the cayenne and salt and pepper to taste.

    Strain through a sieve to remove any lumps before serving.

    Makes 3 cups.

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