Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 5 mins

This queso isn't so much a dip as it is a sauce. I use this to top my burritos, empanadas "Empanadas Con Queso" and enchiladas. I also pour this cheese sauce all over my rice and beans, too!! Enjoy!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt butter in a small saucepan over medium heat.
  2. Whisk in flour and cook for about 1 minute.
  3. Whisk in milk gradually until incorporated.
  4. Gradually stir in cheese until melted.
  5. Season with cumin, salt and pepper to taste.
Most Helpful

Awesome sauce! I can't believe how so few ingredients make such a tasty sauce! DEELISH!!!

KLBoyle November 21, 2007

Wonderful sauce! :) We put it on our empanadas made with Empanada Dough. Dh grabbed pepper jack, but it went over well! :) Thanks, KPD!!

SweetsLady October 29, 2007