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Old Blue Last Beer Cheese Recipe

Beer and cheese: One of life's greatest combinations.
Old Blue Last Beer Cheese Recipe
Photo by Farideh Sadeghin.

Prep time: 10 minutes
Total time: 20 minutes


8 tablespoons unsalted butter
1 cup all-purpose flour
1 cup Old Blue Last beer
3 cups whole milk
1 1/2 pounds shredded cheddar cheese
2 teaspoons ground coriander
kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste


1. In a medium saucepan, melt the butter over low. Add the flour and cook for 3 to 4 minutes.

2. Add the beer and cook for 5 minutes longer.

3. Add the milk, whisking constantly, and stir until thick, about 6 minutes.

4. Add the cheese and stir until melted.

5. Stir in the coriander, salt, and pepper. Serve with whatever the fuck you want.