White Cream Sauce for Pasta

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Total Time
10 mins
20 mins

This recipe was taught to me by a friend. A very simplistic recipe which gives you many options on what to serve it with. I've had this with ziti, and prefer it with the smooth kind rather than the ridged kind. But any Macaroni product will do.

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  1. Melt butter over low heat in wide sauce pan, or deep skillet.
  2. Stir in flour and mix with a wooden spoon until blended.
  3. Slowly add milk to pan, careful not to burn it.
  4. When milk is fully intergrated into rue, increase heat and reduce for 10 minutes, stir often to prevent burn.
  5. If sauce too thick, add more milk.
  6. If too thin, add more flour.
  7. Add salt and pepper to taste.
  8. Pour over warmed buttered pasta, and cover with cheese.
  9. Serve immediatlly.