A towering cheese soufflé makes an impressive meatless main dish. For the highest, puffiest soufflé, be sure to use a clean bowl and beaters for the egg whites and fold gently when combining the yolk and white mixture to retain as much air as possible in the beaten whites.

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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • Heat oven to 400°F. Coat 10-cup soufflé dish with cooking spray. Coat with the 3 tablespoons Parmesan.

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  • Whisk milk and flour in saucepan. Bring to simmering over medium-high heat, whisking occasionally, until thickened, about 5 minutes. Remove from heat. Whisk in remaining 1/3 cup Parmesan, cheddar, mustard, salt and chives.

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  • Whisk small amount of milk mixture into yolks in bowl. Whisk in almost half of milk mixture; whisk yolk mixture into milk mixture in saucepan. Pour into large bowl.

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  • In clean bowl, beat whites and cream of tartar on medium until foamy. Increase to high; beat until stiff peaks. Fold half of whites into yolk mixture; fold in remaining whites. Scrape into prepared dish; smooth top. To make top hat on soufflé, hold spoon upright and with back side of tip, make circle around mixture, 1 inch from edge of pan.

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  • Place soufflé in 400°F oven; reduce temperature to 375°F. Bake in 375°F oven 30 to 35 minutes, until lightly golden, puffy and lightly set in center. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts

206 calories; 14 g total fat; 8 g saturated fat; 166 mg cholesterol; 483 mg sodium. 6 g carbohydrates; 0 g fiber; 14 g protein;

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