How to make Cheese Sauce -

This mild, kid-friendly sauce is creamy and velvety, and quite easy to be paired with. The perfect condiment, this sauce is an absolute classic

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Cheddar cheese slab, Processed cheese (प्रोसेस्ड चीज़)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Gravies, Sauces and Stocks

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Cheese Sauce

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Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Cheese Sauce Recipe

  • Cheddar cheese slab 75 grams

  • Processed cheese , grated 1/2 cup

  • Refined flour (maida) 2-3 tablespoons

  • Milk 2 cups

  • Bay leaf 1

  • Onion layer 1

  • Clove 1

  • Butter 2-3 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns , crushed to taste

  • Black and green olive slices to garnish

  • Nachos to serve


Step 1

To prepare cheese sauce, heat milk in a non-stick pan. Add bay leaf and 2 layers of quartered onion with a clove and bring the mixture to a boil. Remove onion and bay leaf from milk and set aside.

Step 2

Heat butter in another non-stick pan. Add refined flour, mix well and sauté for 2-3 minutes, making sure that the flour doesn’t change colour. Add half the flavoured milk and mix well to make a thick paste. Add remaining milk and mix further to make sure there are no lumps.

Step 3

Grate the slab of cheddar cheese into the pan and whisk well till the cheese melts. Add grated processed cheese and mix well.

Step 4

Add salt and crushed peppercorns and mix. Remove from heat.

Step 5

Transfer into a serving bowl, garnish with olive slices and serve with nachos.

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