What is white sauce?

Asked By: Ben Haslett | Last Updated: 10th July, 2021

Steps · 1. In 1 1/2-quart saucepan, melt butter over low heat. Stir in flour, salt and pepper. Cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until mixture is 

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Is white sauce the same as Alfredo?

Are white sauce and Alfredo sauce the same? No, they are similar but not the same. White sauce is made from a roux of butter and flour, thinned with milk to desired consistency.

What are some examples of white sauce?

There are so many white sauces out there from so many different locales. Alabama white barbecue sauce. Alfredo sauce. Aioli. Béchamel Sauce. Garlic Pizza Sauce. Eggs Benedict with hollandaise sauce. Queso Blanco.

Is mayonnaise and white sauce same?

The Birth Story of the White Sauce called Mayo. The merits of mayonnaise have reached its boiling point in recent decades and such controversy has haunted the egg-based sauce from the very beginning. The French did popularize the sauce after which the sauce quickly made its way to the United States.