Mad Science for Singles: Savory Sauce Recipe

savory sauce recipe

Use this savory sauce recipe to add flavor to anything! (Well, almost anything.)

Welcome back to my Mad Science lab, where I’m stirring up delicious recipes that anyone can master and customize to their own tastes. This savory sauce recipe will kick up the flavor of your main dish. Simply grill, broil or otherwise cook a delicious single serving of any protein, such as chicken, fish or beef. Meanwhile, whip up this savory sauce recipe and then pour it on top. The magic will happen.

Once you master this basic recipe, use your own Mad Science to make it your own.

Your kitchen is going to smell so good, and you’ll love the bold flavor of this savory sauce.

Are you ready? Let’s do this!

Savory Sauce Recipe

Turn up the flavor with this savory sauce recipe

1-2 tablespoons of oil

1-2 tablespoons finely chopped onion or shallot

1/4 cup sliced mushrooms

Salt and pepper to taste

1/4 cup brandy

A splash of heavy cream

In a medium saucepan, sauté onion or shallot in oil until soft, about 10 minutes. Add mushrooms and cook until brown, about another 10 minutes. Add salt and pepper to taste. Pour in brandy and deglaze: scrape the bottom of the pan with a spatula and stir as the liquid comes to a boil. Let the mixture boil for only a few seconds. Turn down the heat and cook about five minutes until the mixture is slightly reduced. Add a splash (one tablespoon or less) of heavy cream and heat the sauce through.

Now put this savory sauce recipe on your “anything.” The magic just happened.

savory sauce recipe


Change up the veggies, herbs or booze. Go for it, and have fun! end

Be sure to browse my current Mad Science for Singles collection for more scrumptious recipes.




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