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.’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘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.’

Origin

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

Pronunciation:

chasseur sauce

/ʃaˈsəː/