Definition of chasseur sauce in English:

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chasseur sauce

Pronunciation: /ʃaˈsəː/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

[mass noun]
A rich dark sauce with wine and mushrooms, typically served with poultry or game.
Example sentences
  • Then the tomatoes for the tomato and chasseur sauces needed to be peeled and seeded.
  • Sauté chicken supreme served in a fresh chasseur sauce with a selection of fresh seasonal vegetables and new potatoes.
  • Steak Chasseur is sirloin topped with chasseur sauce (chopped onion, mushroom, tomato, white wine), served with vegetables.

Origin

From French chasseur 'huntsman', from chasser 'to chase or hunt'.

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