How to make a blond roux
- 3 ½ oz all-purpose flour
- 3 ½ oz butter
Melt the butter in a hot pot or saucepan, being carful not to let it brown.
Sieve the flour, add it to the butter and mix with a whisk until it forms a smooth, uniform mixture.
Cook the roux for 4 minuti: the color should be blond or golden.
Blond roux is used to bind dished like pureed soups and white meat dishes.