RC Sauce w Roux from Powder 1

Basic Red Chile Sauce with Roux (From Red Chile Powder)

3.99 from 89 votes
Course Side Dish
Cuisine New Mexican, Traditional Family Favorites
Servings 8 Servings
Calories 75 kcal


  • 2 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 3 Tbsp. flour
  • 4 Tbsp. BUENO® Chile Powder
  • 2 ½ cups water
  • 2 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 1 ½ tsp. salt


  • Heat vegetable oil over medium heat.
    2 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • Stir in flour until flour turns golden. Add red chile powder.
    4 Tbsp. BUENO® Chile Powder, 3 Tbsp. flour
  • Slowly add water and stir until there are no longer lumps.
    2 ½ cups water
  • Add garlic and salt.
    2 cloves garlic, chopped, 1 ½ tsp. salt
  • Simmer uncovered 10 to 15 min. over low-medium heat.


Calories: 75kcalCarbohydrates: 8gProtein: 2gFat: 5gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 3gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gTrans Fat: 0.03gSodium: 483mgPotassium: 153mgFiber: 3gSugar: 1gVitamin A: 2191IUVitamin C: 0.3mgCalcium: 29mgIron: 2mg
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