Chef-mate Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce, 6 lb 10 oz (Pack of 6)
Our Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce is a smooth and creamy canned sauce made with real aged cheddar cheese. With reliably consistent flavor, texture and appearance, you can’t go wrong when using this product for your restaurant or food service establishment. Crafted with quality ingredients including real cheddar cheese.
- No artificial flavors or colors*
- Requires virtually no labor – simply heat and serve.
- Holds for up to 8 hours
- 18-month ambient shelf life
*Added colors from natural sources.
WATER, AGED CHEDDAR CHEESE (CULTURED MILK, SALT, ENZYMES), SOYBEAN OIL, MODIFIED CORNSTARCH, VINEGAR, MALTODEXTRIN, 2% OR LESS OF CORNSTARCH, SODIUM PHOSPHATE, SALT, NATURAL FLAVORS, SODIUM CASEINATE, YEAST EXTRACT, MONO- AND DIGLYCERIDES, DATEM, EXTRACTIVES OF PAPRIKA (COLOR), CULTURED WHEY, EXTRACTIVES OF TURMERIC (COLOR), MILKFAT, SODIUM CITRATE, LACTIC ACID.
|Per 1/4 cup (62 g)||Daily Value (%)|
|Total Fat||9 g||12|
|Saturated Fat||2.5 g||13|
|Trans Fat||0 g|
|Polyunsaturated Fat||3.5 g|
|Monounsaturated Fat||2 g|
|Dietary Fiber||0 g||0|
|Vitamin D||0 mcg|
% daily values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
*Please refer to the product label for the most accurate nutrition, ingredient, and allergen information.
READY TO EAT – Refrigerate after opening.
STOVETOP: Heat the contents of #10 can of CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce to desired temperature in a heavy saucepan, stirring frequently over medium heat.
STEAM JACKETED KETTLE: Heat the contents of #10 can of CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce can to desired temperature, stirring frequently.
PRESSURE OR CONVECTION STEAMER: Place the contents of #10 can of CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce in half steamtable pan, cover tightly. Steam in pressure convection steamer to desired temperature.
MICROWAVE OVEN: Microwave the contents of CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce in microwave-safe container to desired temperature, cover and vent. Stir once during heating.
CHEESE PUMP: Follow manufacturer’s instructions on cheese pump or fill canister with water up to mark. Remove label and lid from cheese sauce can. Place can into canister. Place pump over cheese sauce to cover. Heat to desired temperature.
Store remaining unheated portions in tightly sealed plastic container and refrigerate.
- Storage Temperature: Cool, dry place
- Shelf Life in Days: 540
- Ready to Eat – Refrigerate after opening
|Pack Size||6 x 106 oz|
|Pack Yield||96 fl oz|
|Case Yield||576 fl oz|
|Servings Per Case||288|
|Net Weight||39.68 lbs|
|Gross Weight||45 lbs|
|Case Height||7.1 in|
|Case Width||12.5 in|
|Case Length||18.5 in|
|Case Cube||0.95 ft3|
|Cases Per Layer||8|
|Layers Per Pallet||7|
|Total Cases Per Pallet||56|
- Pour 2 fluid ounces of the canned CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce over omelets, steamed vegetables, or baked potatoes.
- Use CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce as a dipping sauce with breadsticks or chips.
- For more serving inspiration, check out our recipe page.
|Serving Size||1/4 cup (62 oz)|
|Meat or Meat Alternate||0.25 oz.|
|Purchase Unit||#10 can|
|Servings Per Purchase Unit||48|
|Purchase Units Per 100 Servings||2.1 can|
What recipes can I make with CHEF-MATE® Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce?
CHEF-MATE products make meal versatility easier than ever. Check out our mouthwatering recipes that feature CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce and our other easy-to-prep products by viewing our recipe page.
Where can I buy CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce?
CHEF-MATE products are widely accessible via broadline distributors. Talk to your distributor to see if it is available, or click ‘Find a Distributor’ on the product page to find one near you. The CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce is also available through our e-commerce partners, Amazon and Food Service Direct.
How long does CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce last?
If stored properly, CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese lasts 540 days. After being opened, any unheated product should be refrigerated in a tightly sealed container.
Does CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce use artificial flavors or colors?
No. This product is made with no artificial flavors or colors (added colors from natural sources).
Do CHEF-MATE products require cooking?
CHEF-MATE products are Cooked Before Canning™ and ready-to-serve straight from the can. However, they are products best served warmed or heated for various applications across your menu. For suggested heating instructions, see the Preparation & Storage tab.
How does CHEF-MATE can its food?
CHEF-MATE uses its proprietary Cooked Before Canning (CBC) method. Most bulk canned food is cooked during the canning process, which often overcooks food near the edges and creates a metallic taste. CHEF-MATE products are Cooked Before Canning to ensure quality taste, color, and texture in every can. To learn more, watch this video.
Can CHEF-MATE products be frozen after the can is opened?
No. Store remaining unheated portions of CHEF-MATE products in a tightly sealed plastic container and refrigerate.
How can CHEF-MATE products be prepared?
CHEF-MATE products can be prepared on a stovetop, a steam jacketed kettle, pressure or convection steamer, or a microwave oven. See the "Preparation & Storage" tab for complete details.
Is CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce made with real cheese?
Yes, CHEF-MATE Sharp Cheddar Cheese Sauce is made with real, aged cheddar cheese.