Appetizers

Homemade Queso Sauce

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This Homemade Queso Sauce comes together in a flash and is super yummy!

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1 TBSP unsalted butter
1 large jalapeño, diced (about 1 TBSP)
2 cloves of garlic, diced
1 tsp chili powder
1/2 tsp ground cumin
1 TBSP all purpose flour
1/2 cup 2% milk
1/4 tsp salt
1/8 tsp black pepper
1 1/2 cups shredded Mexican cheese blend
Melt the butter over low heat and sauté the jalapeño and garlic until translucent. Whisk in the chili powder and cumin. Then whisk in the flour until fully blended. Slowly whisk in the milk a little at a...
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Nutritions

Calories
11

Sodium
35mg
1% DV

Fat
0.79g
1% DV

Protein
0.4g
0% DV

Carbs
0.5g
0% DV

Fiber
0.0g
0% DV

You can't beat the ease of this creamy and cheesy Smoked Sausage Pasta for a 30-minute dinner that the whole family will love. Made-from-scratch skillet mac and cheese is tossed with kielbasa and tender broccoli florets so that you get an entire meal in one pan. This kid-friendly dish is perfect for busy weeknights!

2 c uncooked elbow macaroni
1 1/2 c chopped broccoli florets
1 T olive oil
13 oz smoked sausage ( such as kielbasa )
1/2 c finely diced onion
2 T butter
2 T all purpose flour
1 1/2 c half and half
8 oz sharp cheddar
4 oz smoked gouda
1/2 t dry mustard
Kosher salt and pepper
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  • Cook macaroni in a large pot of salted boiling water until al dente, according to package instructions. During the final 3 minutes of cooking time, add the broccoli florets to the boiling water with...
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Nutritions

Calories
756

Sodium
738mg
30% DV

Fat
39g
61% DV

Protein
31g
62% DV

Carbs
62g
21% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV