Supreme Sauce

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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Ingredients

  • ½ pt. Velouté sauce
  • 2 tablesp. pt. cre

Method

Heat the Velouté sauce, preferably in a double boiler. Mix the egg yolk and cream, and stir into the sauce, cook without boiling, till the egg yolk thickens. Whisk in the butter, a small pat at a time. Add a pinch of nutmeg, a few drops of lemon juice, season and use the sauce at once.

Serve with any meat, poultry, fish or vegetables.