Contact Us

About Us
Contact Us

Weekly Dinner Menus

Healthy Meal Planner
Family Dinner Menu Planner

Helpful Articles

Make Ahead Meals
Benefits of Meal Planning
Easy Meal Planning Tips
Cook a Healthy Family Dinner
Get Kids to Eat More Fruit
Get Kids to Eat More Vegetables
Help with Picky Eaters
Easy Kids Meals
Childhood Obesity 

Kids & Chores

Recipes & More

Quick Dinner Recipe Ideas
Easy Lasagna Recipe

Easy Lemon Chicken
Chicken Wing Recipes
Appetizer Recipes
Crockpot Soup Recipes
Easy Dessert Recipes

Our "How To"

Make Sun-dried Tomatoes
Cook Asparagus
Make Chicken Stock
Make Applesauce
Make Apple Butter
Make a Perfect White Sauce
Homemade Salad Dressing
Prepare a Healthy Salad
Canning Tomatoes
Canning Peaches
What Wine to Serve
Choosing  Beef Cuts

Holiday Recipes

Easy Picnic Recipes
Halloween Ideas
Thanksgiving Recipes
Thanksgiving Turkey
Christmas Dinner Ideas
Christmas Cookie Recipes
S
uper Bowl Menu & Recipes

Our CookBooks

Online Printable Cookbook
30 Minute Meals


 

 

 




 
How to make White Sauce - basic white sauce recipe

 

 

 

RECIPES WITH WHITE SAUCE
 

 

 

 


HOW TO MAKE WHITE SAUCE

White Sauce is so easy to prepare and one of those very important things that need to be mastered by the beginner cook.

Once you have learned how to cook the perfect white sauce, there are many ways to be more creative with dinner!

There are 3 basic types of white sauce:

Thin White Sauce: 

1 tablespoon butter
1 tablespoon flour
Salt & Pepper
1 cup of Milk

Medium White Sauce:
2 tablespoons butter
2 tablespoons flour
Salt & Pepper
1 cup of Milk

Thick White Sauce:
3 tablespoons butter
3 tablespoons flour
Salt & Pepper
1 cup of Milk

INSTRUCTIONS FOR BASIC WHITE SAUCE
BASIC WHITE SAUCE 1 Make sure everything you need is right at your finger tips.  Make sure your milk is poured & measured and your flour is ready.   
BASIC WHITE SAUCE 2 Start your white sauce by melting the butter in a small sauce pan.  Melt the butter on medium to high heat, but be careful not to burn.
BASIC WHITE SAUCE 3 Slowly sprinkle flour into the pan, stirring as you go.  
BASIC WHITE SAUCE 5 Keep your heat medium high and stir for about 30 seconds.  Add salt & pepper while stirring.
BASIC WHITE SAUCE 7 Slowly add milk - stirring as you go.  Once well blended and thickened it is done.

VARIATIONS:

WHITE SAUCE WITH PARMESAN CHEESE FOR VEGETABLES:

Prepare basic thin white sauce.  Add an additional 1/4 cup of milk and 3/4 cup shredded parmesan cheese.







 

    How to Make White Sauce - basic white sauce recipe