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Cheese Sauce For Fries or Nachos Recipe

Looking for an easy Cheese Sauce for Fries or Nachos recipe? Learn how to make Cheese Sauce for Fries or Nachos using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by janae18

Makes 4 servings



http://www.seriouseats.com/recipes/2010/09/cheese-sauce-for-cheese-fries-and-nachos.html

Recipe Ingredients for Cheese Sauce for Fries or Nachos

8 ounces extra sharp cheddar cheese (or a mix of cheddar and pepper Jack?see note), grated on large holes of a box grater
1 tablespoon corn starch
12 ounce evaporated milk
2 teaspoons Franks RedHot Hot Sauce

Recipe Directions for Cheese Sauce for Fries or Nachos

Add cheese and cornstarch to large bowl. Toss to combine. Transfer to medium saucepan. Add 1 cup evaporated milk and hot sauce. Cook over low heat, stirring constantly with whisk until melted, bubbly, and thickened (about 5 minutes). Mixture will look thin and grainy at first but will thicken and come together after heating. Thin to desired consistency with additional evaporated milk. Serve immediately with fries, tortilla chips, burgers, or hot dogs.
Categories

Appetizers

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 146.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
345
Calories from Fat
222
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
24.7g
38%
Saturated Fat
16.1g
80%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
85mg
28%
Sodium
570mg
24%
Potassium
318mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
12.8g
4%
Sugars
8.5g
Protein
20.0g
Vitamin A 16% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 63% Iron 1%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C-
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in saturated fat
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