This Creamy Mushroom Sauce is great served with steaks, meatballs, chicken, pork, and vegetables. Less than 30 minutes to prepare.
We all prepare a variety of foods in our kitchen and always need a sauce or dressing to go with it. That is why it is important to have an all-purpose, go-to sauce that is great with just about anything in your cooking repertoire. Over the years I have tried all kinds of sauces and this Creamy Mushroom Sauce is one that I fall back on time and time again. I think you will too once you try it.
Less Than 30 Minutes to Prepare
Except for the mushrooms, this sauce uses mostly pantry ingredients and refrigerator staples like butter and milk. You can use either fresh or dried parsley or any herb of your choice. Best of all, it takes less than 30 minutes to prepare. Can’t beat that!
Also, if you find the sliced mushrooms a little chunky, you can always dice or chop up the mushrooms instead. The sauce will taste just as awesome.
Versatile Creamy Mushroom Sauce
I have served this versatile sauce with a variety of foods and it works. It is great on meatballs, steamed vegetables, and potatoes. It is also delicious on pasta.
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Creamy Mushroom Sauce
- 2 tbsp butter
- 1 onion (chopped)
- 2 cloves garlic
- 2 tbsp all-purpose flour
- 8 oz mushrooms (sliced) (225g)
- 1 tbsp parsley (chopped) or ½ tsp dried parsley
- 1 cup low fat milk (240ml)
- ½ tsp salt
- ¼ tsp ground pepper
- Melt butter in a medium pan. Stir fry onion for 2 minutes.
- Add garlic and stir fry for another 30 seconds.
- Add all-purpose flour and continue to stir fry for another 2 minutes.
- Now, add mushrooms and parsley. Continue to stir fry for 2 more minutes.
- Pour in low fat milk. Cover and bring to a boil.
- Season with salt and ground pepper.
- Stir for 3 to 4 minutes until sauce is thick and bubbly.
As mentioned earlier, this Creamy Mushroom Sauce is delicious served with a variety of foods. You may want to check out some of them found on this blog. Simply click on the image to get to the recipe.