Cheese Timbales Recipe


Preparation Time15 MinCooking Time30 Min
Ready In45 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexHealthyServings4
Main IngredientInterest Group


 Margarine1 1⁄3 Tablespoon (Use 1 Tablespoon Plus 1 Teaspoon)
 Enriched all purpose flour1 1⁄3 Tablespoon (Use 1 Tablespoon Plus 1 Teaspoon)
 Skim milk1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Shredded sharp cheddar cheese4 Ounce
 Prepared brown mustard1 Teaspoon
 Salt1⁄2 Teaspoon
 White pepper1⁄8 Teaspoon
 Ground red pepper1 Dash
 Worcestershire sauce1 Dash
 Eggs4 , beaten
 Chopped onion1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 263 Calories from Fat 163

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 18 g28.2%

Saturated Fat 7.4 g37%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 238 mg

Sodium 552.4 mg23%

Total Carbohydrates 9 g3.1%

Dietary Fiber 0.41 g1.7%

Sugars 3.8 g

Protein 16 g32.1%

Vitamin A 15.1% Vitamin C 2.4%

Calcium 30.5% Iron 6.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Preheat oven to 350°F
2. Prepare four 6-ounce custard cups by spraying them with nonstick cooking spray

3. In a large one quart saucepan, tip in the margarine and heat gently
4. Add the flour to the margarine and cook gently on low heat. Stir this mixture constantly and do not allow it to brown.
5. Remove the pan from the heat and gently whisk in the milk into the pan.
6. Cook this mixture over low heat till the sauce thickens. This will take three minutes.
7. Once the mixture is thickened, remove from the heat and add the cheese, mustard, salt, white and red peppers. Mix well
8. Add the Worcestershire sauce and beat with whisk until smooth
9. Add the eggs to the sauce and whisk well again.
10. Add the chopped onions to the sauce and stir well again
11. Fill the cups with the sauce till they are one inch away from the margin
12. Bake until cooked in 25 to 30 minutes.

13. Serve hot immediately