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White Sauce Recipe

White Sauce Recipe

Our Test Kitchen's White Sauce enhances many kinds of veggies. In the photo on the opposite page, we topped cooked broccoli florets with the Lemon Chive Sauce variation.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:5 servings


  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • Dash pepper
  • 3/4 cup milk


  • 1. In a small saucepan, melt butter. Stir in the flour, salt and pepper until smooth. Gradually add milk. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Yield: 2/3 cup.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (2 tablespoons) equals 48 calories, 4 g fat (2 g saturated fat), 11 mg cholesterol, 100 mg sodium, 3 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 1 g protein.