Creamy Alfredo Sauce

I know what you’re thinking.

Why does the world need ANOTHER Alfredo Sauce recipe?!


Good Question. Perhaps it doesn’t. But I would like to suggest that you try this one before dismissing the idea entirely!

Years ago, I would have laughed at the idea of making Alfredo from scratch. Why make something you can easily buy in a jar? Then I started reading ingredient lists. I would never recommend this course of action unless you are ready to rethink the quality of the food entering your body.

I started to make more from scratch, including rolls, soups, desserts, and sauces. This particular sauce is the result of some trial and error and I am rather excited about it!

Alfredo

CREAMY ALFREDO SAUCE

INGREDIENTS:

  • 2 Tbsp Unsalted Butter
  • 3 TBSP Flour
  • 2/3 C Chicken Stock or Water
  • 1/2 C Milk
  • 4 ounces Cream Cheese
  • 1/2 tsp Garlic Powder
  • Salt & Pepper to Taste

SUPPLIES:

  • Saucepan
  • Metal Whisk

 

  1. Melt Butter in saucepan over medium heat, stir in flour and cook 1-2 minutes
  2. Slowly add stock/water to flour mixture while whisking to combine. Add milk in the same way.
  3. Cook, stirring frequently, until slightly thickened
  4. Add cream cheese, garlic, and salt & peppers, whisking carefully while the cheese melts.
  5. Whisk vigorously until chunks are combined and sauce is creamy.
  6. Enjoy over your favorite pasta
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