Easy Cheesy Sauce

Easy Cheesy Sauce

This creamy cheese sauce is seasoned with mustard.

10 min. prep time
2 1/2 cups
151 Rating


2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1/2 teaspoon dry mustard
8 ounces sliced Land O Lakes® Sharp American, cut into strips


Place butter in 2-quart bowl. Microwave 30-60 seconds or until melted.

Stir in flour and mustard with whisk or fork. Add half & half; mix until smooth. Microwave 2 minutes. Add cheese. Microwave, stirring after every minute, 4-5 minutes or until cheese is melted.

Spoon warm sauce over vegetables, potatoes or omelets.

Variations: Omit mustard: stir in one of the following:
-1 teaspoon chili powder
-1 (2-ounce) jar chopped pimentos, drained
-1 (4-ounce) can mushrooms, drained
-4 slices (1/4 cup) crisply cooked bacon, crumbled

Nutrition Facts (1/4 cup)

Calories: 150

Fat: 12g

Cholesterol: 35mg

Sodium: 390mg

Carbohydrates: 5g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 6g

Recipe #10417B©2005Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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I served this sauce over vegetable and every enjoy it!

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