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chasseur sauce Line breaks: chas|seur sauce
Pronunciation: /ʃaˈsəː/

Definition of chasseur sauce in English:


[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.


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

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