Basic Cheese Sauce

READY IN: 12mins
Recipe by queenbeatrice

This is a basic cheese sauce that you can spruce up with any herbs or spices you may like. I like this sauce with baked potatoes.

Top Review by CarnivalOfCupcakes

I love this recipe! I'm only 13 so i don't know too much about cooking but it was simple and so easy to follow! Thanks for posting! Definetly 5 stars! :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt butter in heavy saucepan on top of stove.
  2. Add flour and stir until well mixed and bubbly being careful not to scorch.
  3. Remove from heat and add milk; stirring until well blended.
  4. Return sauce to heat and bring to a boil, stirring constantly.
  5. Reduce heat, add shredded cheese and parmesan and cook until cheese melts and there is no taste of raw starch.
  6. Add salt and pepper to taste.

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