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Heston Blumenthal's perfect cheese sauce

Heston Blumenthal's perfect cheese sauce
Used with 3 variations of cauliflower
Servings:Serves 4
Ready in:25 minutes
Prep. time:15 minutes
Cook time:10 minutes
Difficulty:Average difficulty
Heston Blumenthal's perfect cheese sauce, the ingredients

This is Heston's the cheese sauce used with Heston Blumenthal's perfect cauliflower cheese. It is just as good with pasta, any vegetables and anywhere a rich cheese sauce is needed.


for the cheese sauce
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Mise en place


  1. Add the reduced stock and wine to a pan over a medium heat
  2. Mix in the grated Gruyère and cornflower and mix well until the cheese is incorporated into the stock
  3. Remove the pan from the heat and add a few drops or truffle oil
  4. Use as required

See also