Eat Cheap with Trista Hill: how to make your own white sauce

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White sauces are used in a variety of dishes. Cookbook author Trista Hill demonstrates how to make your own, and how to incorporate it in a variety of dishes.

Basic White Sauce: Melt ¼ c. butter over medium-low heat, then add ¼ c.flour, stirring constantly.  Once bubbles form, cook and stir for another minute or so. Slowly add the following to the butter mixture, whisking constantly: 3 c. milk (preferably not skim) OR broth Stir until it comes to a simmer, then allow to simmer for about half a minute or so until thickened.  Remove from heat. Season to taste with: salt & pepper a couple of dashes of hot sauce OR 1 tsp. ground mustard or yellow mustard Now comes the creative part!

You can use this sauce as a pizza topping

Substitute in any recipe that needs cream soup

Yummy Mac n’ Cheese with garlic

Turkey Casserole

You can check out more from Trista at www.livingfrommyabundance.wordpress.com or her Facebook page www.facebook.com/pages/Eat-Cheap-with-Trista-Hill/176016525763263

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