Basic Cheese Sauce

READY IN: 15mins
Recipe by Xiola Blue


Top Review by chef 604687

Thank you - I misplaced my tried and true recipe. This is simple and easy to remember

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 3 tablespoons flour
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 cup grated cheese (the milder, the better, try cheddar, mozzarella)


  1. Melt butter in saucepan.
  2. Stir in flour until blended.
  3. Stir in milk slowly.
  4. When the sauce has thickened, reduce heat and stir in cheese.
  5. Wonderful on steamed broccoli, cauliflower, asparagus or any veggie you want your child to try.

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