#ItalianLove Baked Corn in Cheesy White Sauce

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The very thought of this dish makes my mouth to water. Sweet corn with its crunchy texture and soft interiors is a much-loved food the world over. In this creation, boiled corn is baked in a perfect white sauce base with simple garnishes. Baked corn in white sauce with crisp fresh garlic bread is a match made in heaven

Serves Preparation Time  Cooking Time
2 People
10 Minutes  05 Minutes

Ingredients 

  • 1/2 cup boiled sweet corn kernels (makai ke dane)
  • 1/2 tbsp (tablespoon) butter
  • 1/2 tbsp plain flour (maida)
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1/8 cup grated processed cheese
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper (kalimirch) powder to taste
  • 1/3 tsp (teaspoon) dry red chilli flakes (paprika)

Method

Step 1

Heat the butter in a broad non-stick pan and add the plain flour and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute, while stirring continuously.

Step 2

Add the milk, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 to 2 minutes or till the sauce is thick.

Step 3

Add half the cheese, salt and pepper, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute.

Step 4

Add the corn, mix well and cook on a medium flame for another minute.

Step 5

Pour into a baking bowl , sprinkle the remaining cheese and chilli flakes evenly over it and bake in pre-heated oven at 200°c (400°f ) for 5 minutes or till the cheese melts.

Step 6

Serve immediately with garlic bread.