Cream Sauce for Vegetables

5 min

Prep Time

10 min

Cook Time

15 min

Total Time

Servings

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Ingredients

2 1/2

cup

Milk, 1%, with vitamins A & D

2

tbsp

Flour, all purpose, enriched

1

tbsp

Margarine, soft

1/4

tsp

Salt, table, iodized

Nutrition Info

64.00 g / 2.29 oz per serving.

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Instructions

1. Melt margarine & remove from heat.
2. Add four & salt - stir until smooth with wire whip, add about 1/4 of the milk.
3. Bring to a simmer & cook for 2 minutes, stirring constantly.
4. Heat the rest of the milk in the microwave or double boiler.
5. Add hot milk to cooked mixture with a wire whip.
6. Cook & stir as necessary until smooth, simmering, & thick.
**Use in recipes such as creamed vegetables.

Notes

Food Handling :
- Wash hands immediately before engaging in food preparation and again
after engaging in any activities that contaminate the hands.
- Single gloves should be used for only one task and then discarded.
Cooking :
- Cook to an internal temperature of 145 F for 15 seconds.
Holding :
- Hold for hot service at an internal temperature of 135 F or higher.