Ravigote Sauce—Hot

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Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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  • ½ pt. Velouté sauce
  • 1 tablesp. Ravigote butter
  • 1 tables


To make the Ravigote butter,scald the herbs, shallot and garlic in a little boiling water; drain them and wring dry in muslin. Pound the herbs and butter together, then rub through a fine sieve. Heat the Velouté sauce, add to it the vinegar, nutmeg, sugar and seasoning. Whisk the Ravigote butter into the sauce, adding a small pat at a time, keeping the sauce almost at boiling point but not allo