Definition of chasseur sauce in English:

chasseur sauce


mass noun
  • A rich dark sauce with wine and mushrooms, typically served with poultry or game.

    • ‘Then the tomatoes for the tomato and chasseur sauces needed to be peeled and seeded.’
    • ‘Marta was coming up on her service time and came up right behind me just as I started to shake the pan with the chasseur sauce; my left elbow jabbed into her and she dropped her pot of glazed carrots on the floor.’
    • ‘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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