White Sauce

Preparation info
  • Makes about

    1 cup

    • Difficulty


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By Williams Sonoma

Published 2023

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  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour


In a small saucepan over medium-low heat, melt the butter. Add the flour and cook, whisking constantly to prevent lumps from forming, until a thick paste forms, 3-4 minutes. While continuing to whisk, slowly add the milk. Cook, stirring often, until the mixture is thick enough to coat the back of a spoon, about 4 minutes. Add the garlic and cheese and cook, stirring often, until the sauce reach