Definition of chasseur sauce in English:

chasseur sauce

noun

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.’

Origin

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

Pronunciation

chasseur sauce

/ʃaˈsəː/